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I Just Don't Get Men

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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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    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 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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    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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    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 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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    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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    So today Dylan and I started out… lets just say, “not conected”. So, I was late to spanish class. Dylan was just staring at me out the door. I opened it and closed it quietly...
    GoldMarine GoldMarine 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    there is some people when i lie to them thaey think im good man but when i be honest with them they think im bad boy by the way im honest with everyone because i don't have what i...
    Viali Viali 18-21, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    i got pregnant out of wedlock, our parents decided that we should get married right away... although we both decided to take of the needs of our baby first, then we get married if...
    keitel11 keitel11 31-35, F 1 hr ago

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    I never have, and never will. When my wife has shown me some of the posts her sisters and friends have made, which, if they're not writing an online blog, are basically their...
    Idontmeantoo Idontmeantoo 36-40, M 1 Response 23 mins ago

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    I don't know why I don't trust men. I don't know why I think men aren't capable of being caring, compassionate, and faithful. I don't know why I want to be in a relationship but...
    MysteriousRose MysteriousRose 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Gay Men Are Cute! Hi! I'm a bigendered heterosexual male. I'm in love with women regardless of the gender I'm feeling, but I'm curious if any other gynophillic transgendered ladies...
    ViewtifulMe ViewtifulMe 26-30, T 2 Responses Nov 22

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    To the God whom i thought i knew, We are an entire generation with the broken pieces of our religion scattered on the floor around us. We are the children who learned fake...
    Ellabella95 Ellabella95 18-21 Nov 26

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    When people tell me that I MUST have kids, I literally feel like this: http://theoatmeal.com/comics/kids I don't want children, and have never been interested in children. The...
    spacepixie spacepixie 26-30, F 5 Responses Dec 10

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    10 Things You Never Realized You Should Be Thankful For: Thanksgiving is a great reminder to count your blessings. But don’t just be thankful for the “standard” blessings...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 25

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    I'm 19 years old, and I have never felt so pressured to be someone else. My family doesn't know anything about the real me. They don't know that I smoke, don't know the music I...
    Weightlessfigures Weightlessfigures 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    Or all of my friend requests. As far as friend requests are concerned, if you haven't messaged me, or attempted to, I'm not going to add you automatically. I will check out your...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 3 Responses Dec 9

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    How come when women on EP say they need someone to talk to, they don't care which gender. But when men write the same thing it means I'm Looking For A Woman. Often tagged Dating...
    talkinaftermidnight talkinaftermidnight 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    I know I am a human biologically, yet I don't feel that way mentally. I think about this when I walk around my campus, or when I am with my friends, or co-workers, or with any...
    EnigmaVolt EnigmaVolt 18-21, M Nov 22

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    My boss has been making me feel really uncomfortable for the past few months. I'm his only worker and his wife comes sometimes, but when it's just him and me, he won't stop hugging...
    Aquarius05 Aquarius05 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 18

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    It’s the question that’s been haunting me and that I’ve been avoiding, consciously or otherwise, for the past several years. Unfortunately, it doesn’t seem like I’ve...
    metaphylosopher metaphylosopher 22-25, M Dec 5

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    How men who are ***-faces get dates and love and undying devotion, and I'm actually respectful and strive to be kind and I can't get attention from anyone. Bonus round: I also don...
    zmedleff1 zmedleff1 41-45 8 Responses 3 days ago

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    I still love my ex girlfriend. I think I love her more now than I used too. We dated a few times off and on over a period of about two years, then a couple of years apart. She is...
    TheScientis7 TheScientis7 22-25, T Nov 18

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    Whenever people compliment me on, well, anything really. I'm left surprised, and kind of confused. I guess it's because I don't expect to many compliments to come my way. I expect...
    DeathstalkerScorpion DeathstalkerScorpion 22-25, M Nov 24

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    So another day, another block. This time from someone who calls themselves 'Sallytheslut' (go figure!). I dared to challenge her claim to 'animal loving'. Yet again you did me a...
    blackinc blackinc 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 26

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    I am a 21 year old college student. I have a narcissistic personality disorder, but am seeing a counselor and dealing with it day to day.My family has supported me my entire life...
    Anon0ne Anon0ne 18-21, M Nov 27

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    I really don't like how they portray gay people in the media as these really flamboyant and fashion savvy men with heavy lisps and these butch lesbians with short hair, deep voices...
    SylverCoyote SylverCoyote 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 29

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    Seriously. We had our Thanksgiving break which was for an entire week and I tried my best to sleep in but I didn't do too much of a great job. Now that it's Sunday (well...
    losingNemo losingNemo 13-15, F Dec 1

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    I definitely am fine on my own enjoying myself and I don't need any help from narcotics or alcohol to do it! I really don't even want to be friends with people that are into drug...
    ElieHanok ElieHanok 26-30, F 6 Responses Dec 9

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    In a couple of days, it'll be my 21st birthday. Woo. Can't you tell I'm excited? Is it scary how much someone can change in a matter of years? How you're perspective did a...
    rockmacabre rockmacabre 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I don't believe in going to war. I grew up in a Mennonite family and we are pacifists. I honestly don't get why anyone would want to go to war and die at a young age. I believe...
    Rebelscorpio Rebelscorpio 22-25, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I've been in love for a long time, I finally could say all I feel to that person, but, she doesn't says "I love you" I hug her, shes hugs me, we hold our hands, and she is so cute...
    Vardelos Vardelos 18-21, M 18 hrs ago

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    Men, guys, boys. Same thing. I don't understand em most of the time. I've got 3 close guy friends in real life, and they're just fine. Any other guy. Just lets me down. I'm so...
    Miaaa8 Miaaa8 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    I've been home-schooled for awhile and I'm pretty out of shape. But I've lost 30 pounds in the last 2 months on my diet, which is good I guess. I've been in an online school since...
    adamantium98 adamantium98 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 21

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    So, I was just informed that a long term friend of mine is upset with me because a few years back he had a crush on me and thought I felt the same, but I just never acknowledged...
    AmayaTsuki AmayaTsuki 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    I don't think, I know. Today I was told that the words 'I hate Sophie ........' (obviously not including my surname here) appeared in one of my college's sociology textbooks. To...
    sophiehastings sophiehastings 16-17, F Nov 24

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    Over the last four years, I've slowly been coming to terms with the fact that I am FTM transgender. I'm currently terrified that if I come out to my parents, they'll be very angry...
    beingbrye beingbrye 22-25, T Nov 25

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    My mom is a crazy drug addict who chose drugs and disgusting dirty men over her children. She lives in a camper trailer and moves place to place. More than anything I don't ever...
    sparrow412 sparrow412 26-30, F Nov 29

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    I was speaking to a friend of mine and my sexuality came up, unfortunately this is a regular occurrence. She said "why can't I have a gay best friend? I know you're bi but I want a...
    flamingfangirl flamingfangirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 29

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    The flower I never had In this reality, of makeshift sanity, I construed, love obscured, curved and flayed, in parts and pieces I assembled you, every petal of every bend, I will...
    ymfas ymfas 26-30, M 5 Responses Nov 30

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    It doesn't matter which gender you are attracted to. It won't stop anyone from having a decent chat if there are common interests. Only, please, if you are gay/bi, please don't hit...
    Zim0 Zim0 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    You just can't. I think of myself dying more often then graduating high school. I care too much. I'm unsatisfied. I hurt so badly. I have so many hallucinations. I'm always in pain...
    whyusteens whyusteens 13-15, F Dec 2

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    I like to mention issues I am having but without having a solution provided. I don't like talking to walls. It feels like "Wall, how are you doing today?" I like talking out...
    4in1bodywife 4in1bodywife 36-40, F Dec 10

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    I failed a class this semester, my first semester in college. It was the easiest math class the college has to offer, Math 950. Most of the material is high school level math. I...
    stjimmy765 stjimmy765 18-21, M Dec 10

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    I actually find it offending when men don't open the door for me. I feel like I'm not even human, just for them letting the door slam in my body is disrespectful.
    AtlPunk1D AtlPunk1D 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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