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I Have Perfect Pitch

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    I've been told this ever

    since my junior year of high school. That was the year I decided to join my school's choir. There was an foreign exchange student from Taiwan in the choir who could name a note simply by hearing it. Everyone was so impressed by it and I wondered why because I could do it too...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 18, 2013

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    I Think I Have Perfect Pitch

    I think i have perfect pitch because i can hum songs in my head that are in key of the original. I remember waking up one day and humming strauss' also sprach zarathustra and then checking it against a piano to see if I was right. But while I can hum something in key, I cant...
    Igneous01 Igneous01 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 8, 2011

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    I was told by my piano teacher at age five

    (well, he actually told my mother because I had no idea what that meant) that I had perfect pitch. I wouldn't rediscover that until I joined my middle school choir and got into the advanced group in 7th grade. I started to realize then that I had a much better ear than most, and...
    punicorn punicorn 13-15, F Feb 24

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    My Perfect Pitch Story

    My story is much like Peter's.  I didn't know there was anything unusual.. but my dad would get mad at me when I kept telling him he was whistling in the wrong key. I remember my dad didn't believe me when I told him his record player was slower than mine.  (My parents...
    zappythek zappythek 41-45, M 4 Responses May 14, 2008

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    Perfect Pitch And Perception

    do any of you have synesthesia - perception of other sense modalities at the same time? eg, hear a note, see a colour? Do any of you have autism or aspergers?
    catie42 catie42 26-30, F Oct 10, 2013

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    A Few Draw Backs

    People always think perfect pitch is a blessing.To some extent it is,but not always.Like sometimes,when I hear some one singing out of tune,or playing an out of tune instrument,I am affected terribly.I don't think anyone else notices as much,except for people like me with perfect...
    PantherShadow PantherShadow 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 14, 2009

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    This world is mess and all the rules have become very individual and we have to be individualistic. N to be that no rules applies to individual.. So the question of perfection does...
    lovencare lovencare 46-50, M Jul 11

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    Not by a long-shot. Unlike some people who believe they can get to the otherside (Heaven) clean, pure & perfect... I believe people make mistakes. It is whether or not we learn...
    dukelostboy25 dukelostboy25 26-30, M 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I feel like I wanna die I hate the way I look I hate the way people look at me I hate my body ( IM AM NOT PERFECT )
    tamaraiwannaknow tamaraiwannaknow 16-17, F 12 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    "We will chase perfection, and we will chase it relentlessly, knowing all the while we can never attain it. But along the way, we shall catch excellence." -Vince Lombardi Jr.
    1EPGirl 1EPGirl 70+, F 9 hrs ago

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    Not a lot of people seem to have heard about BDD. I've even had a few psychiatrists and therapists who had not heard of it. To quickly explain it before I really talk about how it...
    SailingwithSparrows SailingwithSparrows 22-25, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    September 2010: Sometime this month, without knowledge, I conceived my second child. I was living in Dodge City, KS with my ex fiancé and his son. We were constantly fighting and...
    Krissysheart Krissysheart 22-25, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    A song in which you love the remake but dislike the original or vice versa.This is a song that covers it all. The original Hunters and Collectors was crap (can't blame them, it...
    izzypie izzypie 36-40, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Luis Suarez bite: The WAG behind most hated man in football and their rags to riches love story Five things you need to know about World Cup villain Luis Suarez' wife - who met...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 26

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    No matter how hard I stride for perfection, I will never be perfect. My grades aren't perfect, my friends aren't perfect, my family isn't perfect and my life isn't perfect. But...
    Alyzza123 Alyzza123 13-15, F Jul 3

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    I just had an interesting dream. The dream began with me standing in the middle of a forest of dead trees at night. As the mist blurred my vision, the pitch black outline of what...
    StraCat StraCat 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 24

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    Was playing truth or dare I lost one so me and a friend had to swap the clothes we were wearing in the hall. We both striped and for a minute we both could see each other. I had to...
    ApollosArrow ApollosArrow 18-21 2 Responses Jul 2

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    I was at a birthday party for my best friend at Dollarama (Dollar Store). We rented it out for 1000$. We could eat or do anything we wanted in the store. My friends mother had...
    Destinyyy Destinyyy 16-17, F Jul 5

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    This was really, really weird. I was travelling on a train but I was the only person in the carriage, outside it was completely pitch black. I could see nothing at all through the...
    AngelofPink AngelofPink 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 9

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    Ever since I was little whenever I tried to think of my future I would always just see pitch black. Than later on I started getting closer to death. I'm 14 and I don't think I'll...
    Edwin15 Edwin15 18-21, M Jul 15

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    I wanted to say that society makes an image of what perfect should be. I think of perfect as YOU. Every flaw makes you different and each of you are uniquely perfect. ❤️ Girls...
    Sunshinebarbie Sunshinebarbie 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    Perfect is something that has no true universal definition, and that we strive for. But I'm to the in my life where I've realized perfect can't exist with in ourselves. We perceive...
    shbburg shbburg 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Particularly about apocalyptic situations involving zombies! They're stressful and always seem to be held in an old childhood house I never really liked as a kid. Recently, I've...
    Hadoukim Hadoukim 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Fall Out Boy lyrics that I can relate to: "I need more dreams and less life. I need that dark in a little more light. I've cried tears you'll never see, so **** you, you can go...
    coffeeflavoredkisses coffeeflavoredkisses 46-50, F 3 days ago

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    Just writing... Poem: Thousands of miles away In person .. What do I say? I catch myself dreaming of you It's so realistic but none of it's true We were just little kids...
    JohnsonJess JohnsonJess 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    It's totally inappropriate and wrong, but I can't help it. I just went through a divorce. He is old enough to be my father, and he even joked around about it, saying I could be his...
    stargirl84 stargirl84 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 24

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    I had a really strange dream. In it, me and this guy were running away from someone. We were in an old manufacturing part of town and there were warehouses all around us. I have no...
    Jase586 Jase586 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 26

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    I'm socially awkward. I can't do anything without freaking out. I can't go downstairs and get a glass of water without thinking that my parents or siblings might see me and make...
    baeily baeily 13-15, F Jun 30

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    I am a perfectionist. I want to do everything perfect & as quick as possible. The only problem is that I'm really lazy & I don't really bother to get round to doing the thing I...
    KMargatroid KMargatroid 16-17, F Jul 5

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    When I say annoying, I mean that she says and does things that makes me think "wtf? you really think thats funny?" or or "why would you even say/do that?" Shes a good sister, she...
    JosephMichaelSmith JosephMichaelSmith 18-21, M Jul 10

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    It started with me getting these high pitch squeals. Like a surge up my spine and unless I concentrated hard, it would come out. Usually when I was most peaceful it would suddenly...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I always feel as if my family wants the best of me and wants me to be how they define the word "perfect". I'm always being told how disappointed people are of me and how they...
    WalkingSadness WalkingSadness 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    Find 2 people who are in a stable, happy relationship which is like the one you aspire to be in. Look at why they are in a relationship. They are not in a relationship because...
    sancarn sancarn 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I think it's good not being perfect, It means I'll always be improving whether I am concious of it or not. I feel too many people worry about being perfect and to be honest, If you...
    MisssValentine MisssValentine 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    On a scale from 1-10 I use a 9.7, because a 10 means being perfect and perfection doesn't exist so I use 9.7. Don't ask me why it's not a 9.9 because I don't know either.
    Skuggington Skuggington 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 24

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    Im not looking for someone who is perfect to the world just perfect for me
    WendyDarlin WendyDarlin 18-21, F Jun 24

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    Really? Well, yes to the first part, i am a perfectionist and my own worst critic... but i am not sure, i know people say perfectionism is barrier to progress, but i do not find...
    yulico yulico 13-15, F 7 Responses Jun 25

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    I know I'm not perfect who is...people who think they are can find at least one flaw but I'm perfect by my standards that's all that matters
    Tyelioo Tyelioo 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    The thing about me, is that I'm not perfect but I won't change who I am to please you. I feel and think what I want and I'm not going to act differently because of what anyone else...
    sweetstar1 sweetstar1 22-25, F Jun 27

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    I know I'm not perfect. I'm not looking to be... Besides, even if I thought I was perfect, people remind me I'm not all the time.
    JuliaAnderson JuliaAnderson 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    Not everyone can be perfect and I'm far from perfect sorry
    lonelinessneverfades lonelinessneverfades 13-15, F Jul 1

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    I'm not perfect, I'm not the beautiful or skinny friend, I'm not the friend with skinny thighs and a skinny tummy, I'm not the friend with the cute laugh, I'm not the friend people...
    Blueeyedprincesss Blueeyedprincesss 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 2

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    See not everyone is perfect, too be honest with you I think people is perfect in their own way.. That's how I feel
    shootingstarsforever shootingstarsforever 13-15, F Jul 4

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    For years people kept telling me that " you're a good man" and things like that.. Well guess what, good men get dumped.. I dont hate it but i do hate it.. Once a woman tells you...
    9thguy 9thguy 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 7

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    Nobody is perfect :) its the relations between many people which defines perfection :-)
    Ashley989 Ashley989 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    Yes, I've found the perfect girl :) She's amazing and she makes me smile <3 Everything about her is perfect😍😍😍 her personality, her interests, her voice... Everything...
    Drumhellar Drumhellar 18-21, M Jul 13

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    We come to love by not finding a perfect person but seeing an imperfect person perfectly.
    kellieowens kellieowens 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 15

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