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I Just Don't Get Men

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    I'm Missing Part of the Picture

    I guess, I just don't understand. I don't understand how one minute they can be smiles and laughter and the next a total b*stard. One of the ladies where I worked was seeing a fellow from the same company. They seem to hit it off rather well and seem to be destined for bigger...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 3 Responses Oct 20, 2008

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    I Just Don't Get Men...sometimes

    I don't get men. This is why I am trying to raise my sons to RESPECT women. In my situation, besides the fact that he was abusive(and he still doesn't understand HOW...hello duh doesn't take a rocket scientist)however,I GAVE 1000% and all he did was TAKE TAKE TAKE. A relationship...
    Durandee1620 Durandee1620 36-40, F 1 Response May 30, 2007

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    Why Can You Dutch Oven But I Can't

    So, in another story I shared my getting older problem with flatulence.  For many years my husband for some unknow reason to me thought that it was funny to "fart" in bed and cover my head with the blankets. So, as my age problem began to not go away; I decided...
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 16, 2008

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    How They Think

    Mostly it's the thought process I have trouble with, very confusing indeed. Oh I understand the sitting in your underwear, that can be comfy. And I really understand the sports thing.  I love a good hockey game, even on TV.Some things I just find terribly annoying, like when...
    Psychodelic Psychodelic 46-50, F Nov 29, 2011

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    I Would Say Who Needs Them...but We Actually Do Need Them Lol

    I dont like the double standards that are either for us or against us, why must they be so incredibley sweet one day and the next treats you like a disease 1.All my life Ive heard that its considered Unlady like to pass gass...im sorry but Im not holding it in and...
    CaliGurl2007 CaliGurl2007 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 17, 2009

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    I Just Don't Understand the Way They Think

       I have been in a relationship for almost seven years now. I do love my boyfriend like I have never loved anyone else before him though I still don't understand what he thinks half of the time.    Half of the time, he's mad at me for something that I...
    eastsidechick eastsidechick 26-30, F Jan 21, 2008

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    Men Are a Mystery!

    I don't get them either. And I'm one of them! At least biologically speaking. Lately it's becoming increasingly obvious that there's more to it than just having an X chromosome and a Y chromosome. But really! The whole modern masculinity thing is just a big, messy source of...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo 31-35, M 7 Responses Jun 7, 2007

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    mickyisback mickyisback 51-55, M 6 hrs ago

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    I don't dislike children at all...I don't have children and it just simply didn't happen....but, to be completely honest, I have never thought about having or wanted to have...
    purly purly 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I am under the impression that all men are the same or at least most of them are..They say and do things that **** you off to the point that you want to literally slap them for...
    prettyface1 prettyface1 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 2

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    Two things: One being that the "squeakiest wheel gets the grease", keep this in mind when you read the second thing. Two, is there is a difference. The kind of feminism you see in...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    Why don't people understand that I am who I am. Yes I'm socially awkward. Yes I'm shy. Yes I'm crazy, insecure and confused. But I am still me. No one seems to understand me or...
    ScarletWilliams ScarletWilliams 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Well, tomorrow I'm going to come out to my grandma. It's either going to go very well, or very badly. But she's the only one in my family who I can confide in. I know bisexuality...
    Twichl Twichl 18-21, F 8 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I admit that I copied this from another story, but this applies to me too.... If I wanted to chat with guys then I would go down to the pub or play around of golf. That is where I...
    BUBBLYBOY BUBBLYBOY 56-60, M Aug 8

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    I don't understand how some single men/women get into relationships with married men/women, and then get sooo upset when they chose their spouse in the end over them. Like, 1- did...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    I don't see why grown men, when coming up with a name for EP chose to put "Boy" in their name. That doesn't do a thing for me. I don't want to play with no boy, I like men! Just...
    ThunderLady ThunderLady 46-50, F a week ago

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    This is just one of my observations. Some women I've seen use their emotions to manipulate a man into doing what she wants him to do. I find this behavior to be repulsive...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    If your disrespectful dont even talk to me. Especially if you hit women. I'll hit back I don't care if your a man or not. I hate men that disrespect and and abuse women. If your...
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 7

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    Most men I meet or see online are douchey, horny, idiotic pigs. No taste, no standards, no boundaries. Once in a while, I'll meet some nice guys, but then, even many nice guys are...
    TheDivineParody TheDivineParody 22-25, M 5 Responses Jul 26

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    I don't add men who are ages 30-40. They are creeps to me. Doesn't matter how nice of a person you are. That's just me.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 8

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    Seeing as we live in a society, where money and looks seem to matter more than personality and loyalty. Where people judge others on their fashion sense, or their looks and then...
    Anth9012 Anth9012 22-25, M Aug 11

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    Your chauffeur could have this black limousine well prepared in the best style, entire with a conventional crisp white wedding ceremony ribbon draped through the bonnet appropriate...
    Dremavv Dremavv 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Any men want to message me and help me with a certain situation?? The guy I'm in love with, don't get him at all..
    OtakuGirl911 OtakuGirl911 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I love my family i really do, but at times i feel torn and angry. i have a twin sister, she's very funny and has a charismatic personality. but she also has extreme amounts...
    cobrabubbles cobrabubbles 18-21, F Jul 24

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    At some point I would like more real, genuine relationships with other women. But I have some problems that prevent me from understanding what other women do with their lives. I'm...
    britannagis britannagis 31-35, F Jul 31

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    I have my reasons and those reasons will help me stay out of a relationship at all costs. I don't get why most people want to be in one so badly and make a HUGE deal about people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 1

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    I'm a woman who is pretty content in life. I don't need a man to make my life "complete." I'm a woman on a mission to become more successful in life, travel more, live such a way...
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    Yesterday, I went to a university to take a test with my review-mates. I had fun because I met a lot of people from other review centers and befriended them but I had this feeling...
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 16-17, F Aug 11

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    With all this Robin Williams suicide discussion, I have had a nerve hit. I am 22 years old and lost my uncle to suicide when i was 18. He was only 28 and was very close to me. I...
    MrJosiah MrJosiah 22-25, M Aug 12

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    I'm not completely sure why I even signed up on this site, yet alone posting a story. At the end of the day, I know that this will not improve nor will it change anything about my...
    LilMsUnknown LilMsUnknown 36-40, F Aug 13

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    So there's this girl that I've known for just about a week. I met her at this party that was held by my best friends friend whom he met through Instagram. Now she was holding this...
    MartinIsInLove MartinIsInLove 16-17, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    I'm trying to establish my own identity and live life my own way slowly but I really struggle with that. Between living in my family's house and the small minded area I live in, it...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I'm 18 and I still haven't gotten my period my doctor says I'm a late bloomer but find that hard to believe so I get really scared because I feel like until it comes I'll never be...
    Alisa54 Alisa54 18-21, F Jul 27

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    I probably fear life more than I fear death. There are far worse things in life than there are in death. I’d like to think of death as a liberation of struggles, diseases...
    TheGreatLeveler TheGreatLeveler 22-25, M 4 Responses Jul 31

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    I don't know either i'm loving him or not, although I'm doing everything to please him and let him love me, I never was that nice with anyone as much as I do with him, he is not...
    Fireywavee Fireywavee 26-30, F Aug 5

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    I am a very sweet girl until you throw out cat calls or whistle or get overly agressive with me or another female. I've physically fought a few guys over this. I lost but it was...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 16-17, F Aug 7

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    Hey everyone, Last night when my boyfriend and I got home from a nice family gathering.....he found out his friend passed away who served in Afghanistan with him. I don't know...
    sarah143757 sarah143757 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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    Sometimes , I feel unloved but he always makes it better.. But.. Sometimes he doesn't understand me and he misunderstand me sometimes.. He's nice , kind , and sweet but sometimes...
    Sharlita Sharlita 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    My father voluntarily signed away his rights when I was 11&my sister 9 after his no good jailbird *** landed us in foster care. Actually he didn't have much of a choice, because he...
    Bashka91 Bashka91 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 25

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    I've never really like anyone before, I've found men attractive but I've never talked to them because I am so shy! I am ok with this because at least I don't have to go through any...
    lsm92 lsm92 18-21, F Jul 26

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    Just getting out of the honeymoon phase of my relationship with my boyfriend. After an argument last night, he mentioned how something felt weird, and neither of us can pinpoint...
    nusunshine nusunshine 18-21, F Jul 30

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    I am twelve and I have believed in god since about two years ago. Then I started to question things. I also took adv biology last year and we learned sines tuff about how the earth...
    Dev4444 Dev4444 13-15, F 12 Responses Aug 3

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    I've never been in love with anyone and have never been in a real relationship before. I've also met alot of guys who have hurt me in the past, but I'm over that as well. I"m glad...
    texaschic35 texaschic35 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    I'm pretty simple, I'm a down to earth kinda chic. People don't see what's beneath the outer layer, sure men pretend to want to get to know me but the fact is finding someone who...
    shimmersandsparkles shimmersandsparkles 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I don't see why we do it everyday in school. Yes we do it for the men who risk their lives trying to protect this country but having people say it everyday really weakens its...