I Know People Who Enjoy Other's Misery

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    Vengeful Retaliation

    When a former Engineering Manager deliberately gave poor market advice to a young man at work in order to retaliate against the young man’s father. He knew the young man would lose money, his father’s money – over two hundred-thousand dollars of...
    2Buddies 2Buddies
    46-50, M
    5 Responses Oct 16, 2009

    My Father.

    and here is a good example.about 4 years ago i needed emergancy back surgery.i had gooten to where i couldn`t walk.i was in so much pain.i mannaged to get to the living room,but felt like i was going to black out.i caught a glemps of my father and he had a smile from ear to ear...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    1 Response Mar 19, 2009

    Would You Believe?

    This is very difficult for me to say, but it is my own mother who enjoys hearing about others' miseries.  One day when she was telling me how she had insulted her "friend", I had to ask if she were proud of that.  He response?  "Yes, I am...
    mal486 mal486
    61-65, F
    2 Responses Mar 2, 2009


    I know so many people who enjoy others misery, I thinks it's because the are miserable beings and can't stand others happiness. It's hard when these people are someone close to me, then whenever I enjoy something I have to endure a lot of skepticism and anger!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    19 Responses Mar 2, 2009

    I not only know people

    who enjoy other's misery, I am one. Let me explain. If Ben Carson accidentally left a sponge in HIS OWN head, this would provide me w a great deal of satisfaction. If **** Cheney's umpteenth pacemaker were to burst into flame, I'd get off on that, too. Perhaps you get the idea.
    Jazzdog40 Jazzdog40
    Dec 10, 2015

    People Get Their Kicks Out of Psychologically Torturing Me!

    It's not funny, but others think it is, for them to do things on purpose to trigger off panic/anxiety attacks or Tourette's outbursts for me. That's not funny to be mentally tortured. I feel like they're mentally torturing & mentally raping me. & I feel...
    otad12 otad12
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 3, 2009
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