I Laugh At Inappropriate Moments

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    Laughing At Sad Situations...

    For some reason I find terrible sad things funny. Like I know I shouldnt be laughing, but I litterally cant help it, litterally. For example, I was at work listening to a co-workers story about her friend who died in an elevator accident. She was so serious telling me the story...
    MarilynnQuinn MarilynnQuinn
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 29, 2012

    My mom has been having some stomach problems

    lately and is a hypochondriac to begin with, so she has been worried about it killing her. We were talking about it the other day and she was saying that she would be so mad if this kills her after all she's been through then made the ugliest ugly cry face I have seen in years...
    SapphicMinion SapphicMinion
    2 Responses Jul 18, 2015

    Slipping Her The Look

    There we would go arm in arm down the corridor towards the assembly hall. Chatting and giggling as we went and winding up our friends in front. We would walk silently into the hall taking our seats in rows but we would always end up not sitting next to each other but would always...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout
    31-35, F
    Oct 3, 2013

    When I Am Tired I Start Laughing.

    OK if it is late and past the time I usually go to bed, sometimes I get some shopping done. As I am standing in the check out line, there are times when I will look around. Then I start laughing. Not hard and loud. Just a belly giggle. I might try to stop it, so my nose will...
    Ilove2work Ilove2work
    Jan 9, 2013

    Finally Got Me Noticed

    In high school I was extremely quiet, and even had several people who didn't recognize me at all after I had been in classes with them for 4 years. One day in history class my senior year we somehow got off onto a tangent and my teacher started relating an episode of family guy...
    BlarneyRoses BlarneyRoses
    18-21, F
    Sep 9, 2011

    I'm Not Right In The Head.

    Have you ever seen the movie, "View From The Top?" It's with Gwyneth Paltrow, Christina Applegate and Mike Myers...  Ok...  there's a scene in the movie where Christina Applegate's character is supposed to say "assess" as in, "evaluate."  Instead, she screams "*****," as in...
    TrustIsEarned TrustIsEarned
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jul 17, 2012

    Probably the hardest laughs I've ever had have

    been during inappropriate moments! Just the fact that you know you can't laugh and then you and your friend are trying so hard not to laugh just makes it even funnier!
    deleted deleted
    Jul 29, 2014

    laugh, life is ridiculous

     I laugh at inappropriate moments always, funerals, weddings, people falling, moving across the country to marry my mother, finding out he is certifiably crazy, divorcing, my boss having to be rehabilitated for slapping my butt, life is freaking ridiculous! You have to laugh...
    nomorenomore nomorenomore
    1 Response Jun 5, 2009

    I usually have the hardest time holding my

    laughter in during the most serious moments.
    nerdyguy15 nerdyguy15
    26-30, M
    Jan 20, 2014

    Yes. Yes I do. It's really embarrassing

    and I feel bad sometimes for doing it. I can't even hold a straight face, when I know I'm gonna laugh, I bite my finger or put my hands over my mouth and sometimes bite my long sleeve shirt to keep me from laughing. I guess I'm just those type of people that love to laugh all...
    Foreverdeleted Foreverdeleted
    18-21, F
    Sep 1, 2014

    When i first got hired at my job I had to watch

    a safety video and my boss told me to take it seriously because she recently fell off a ladder . I couldnt helo but burst out laughing!
    dani97xoxo dani97xoxo
    18-21, F
    Jul 22, 2014

    It's Because of My Observance.

    I am one of those people (yeah, those people) that finds many, many things hilarious. I'm easily amused. By crude jokes, silly TV shows, you name it. Not annoyingly so, but I do laugh more than the average person. I think that my laughing at inappropriate moments...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jul 11, 2009

    The more inappropriate the more I want to laugh,

    it's awkward! My evil brain drags up something funny and keeps flashing it into my consciousness until I have sore lips from biting them. Or even worse someone says something funny in a serious situation and i make eye contact with someone else! *Shakes fist* Damn you brain...
    CaffeineJunky CaffeineJunky
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 8, 2015

    I Don't Always Think Before I Act.

    I have been known to laugh when people fall.  When someone is telling a sad story, and everyone else in the room is welling up with tears, there is this little demon in me that wants to laugh.  I have to supress it and pretty much go into shutdown mode so that I don't...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jun 5, 2009


    My friend's daughter was playing while my friend and I were out eating. She was climbing on chairs and jumping from the seats..... She eventually ran into a table head on.....and I began to laugh as hard as I could...bahahaha. The baby could have some brain damage (she was...
    RationalCutie RationalCutie
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Oct 8, 2012

    Your Lion Eyes

    Did anyone read the story about the couple in Africa who were having sex in the bushes? Apparently a Lion came by and mauled the woman. The guy got away and ran to the nearby road and tried to flag down help. Unfortunately, people weren't too eager to stop for a naked man...
    harveyspecter harveyspecter
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Mar 7, 2013

    I Should Have Trusted My Gut

    So, I laugh pretty much whenever I am nervous. However, I think the worst time I started laughing was during my vows at my wedding to my soon to be ex husband. As soon as the Justice of the piece had him say the part about being faithful I just started to laugh. Now he had...
    felynzyne felynzyne
    31-35, F
    Sep 14, 2013

    Aw man, and then I feel like

    such a bad person afterwards. Then I think about the person who bestowed this humor upon me, and I laugh harder. Back in high school I used to carpool with my cousin and Aunt. One day as we're turning a corner on our way to school the crossing guard stops us to let some...
    SleepyHead2123 SleepyHead2123
    Jan 26, 2014

    I don't know why this happens,

    but I laugh at the most inappropriate times. People don't understand that I'm not doing it on purpose. They think I'm rude and disrespectful. My aunt was telling a very sad story. She was crying. Everyone that was there was crying but me. I was almost on the floor laughing. I...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 5, 2016

    every time this happens i feel

    so bad and then i spend ages trying to reassure the person i'm not a bad person and i don't find it funny while i'm laughing hysterically it's all a very awkward ordeal. my friend was telling me her neighbour had a stroke and i just literally pissed myself of laughter, i can...
    lamonsta lamonsta
    18-21, F
    Feb 2, 2014

    A Night In The Tent

    Okei, so it was one day when my cousin and me were supposed to sleep in a tent in my garden. We had been sitting inside the tent and just playing cards and talking for a while. But then, suddenly, we saw a light from a flashlight towards the tent. And a dark male voice was saying...
    justanothergirlonearth justanothergirlonearth
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 31, 2013

    Inappropriate Laughter??

    Yes, I laughed so hard at something while a friend was sitting there with a hurt look on his face. All the while I was trying to say "I'm sorry", but I was laughing too hard to get it out. I had heard a joke the day before about a woman praying beneath a tree asking for the lord...
    Serenitree Serenitree
    70+, F
    Nov 4, 2012


    I have a very inappropriate response, to death, I giggle, I just giggle.  I crack up and can't stop, it gets worse when people start to notice whats happening.  I've been to way to many funerals already, more than weddings, which I think is quite morbid.  The first time it...
    RockerGirly RockerGirly
    18-21, F
    May 6, 2012

    our friends fall we laugh,

    our phones fall we flip the **** out
    Eragon232 Eragon232
    16-17, M
    Mar 18, 2015
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