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I Like to Listen

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    I Hear You - I really get a lot of pleasure out of listening to what people have to say. While I'm not always sure what to reply afterwards, depending on what it is I'm being...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 12, 2010

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    Listening Is Caring - I am an introvert and I've always been shy. I love to just watch and listen to people. I find out so many things about a person just by listening to them. I...
    Christabel Christabel 19-21, F 1 Response Jul 24, 2007

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    Real Listening Is An Art. - Talking is easy, being quiet and allowing the other person to talk takes skill. I feel a vast amount of people don't possess real listening skills. We...
    Abriee Abriee 36-40, F 5 Responses Jul 12, 2008

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    I Will Listen to Anyone. ... - I will listen to anyone. I believe we all have a story to tell. I also believe people do not listen enough and only hear what they want to hear. It...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 11, 2008

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    I Like It - i like listening to people, and i like people to think that they can trust to talk to me. I hate to tell other people my own feelings and thoughts, but i like to give...
    sezy sezy 16-17, F Aug 9, 2007

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    “Learn to listen to your child as much as you expect them to listen to you”
    PsychicLisa PsychicLisa 26-30, F Mar 26

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    i'm Not Much of a Talke... - i'm not much of a talker...heh but i'll listen to someone talk all day. if they need to rant, my friends know to come to me because i'll listen. i'm...
    thedreamisover thedreamisover 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11, 2008

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    Now I Listen With My Heart.... - I grew up in church where we were always told to pay attention and listen. I didn't always do that of course church to me was boring, why did I...
    hardenedhart70 hardenedhart70 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 27, 2010

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    I Prefer to Listen... - ...because I can't start a conversation to save my life. :P At least, not online. Somehow, I have more luck starting one in real life. Even then, it's...
    KewlioMZX KewlioMZX 26-30, M Nov 6, 2007

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    Listening Is Cooler Than Talking. - I like to listen because there is so much less energy required, and just being an open ear can really help someone out. So by just sitting and...
    Heromelon Heromelon 16-17, M 3 Responses Oct 18, 2011

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    ... Or Have I Just Not Worked Out How to Talk Yet? - In conversation, I'm pretty much always the listener. In some ways, I think that's just because I'm inclined that way...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 6, 2007

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    Someone From Outer Space Ta... - Someone from outer space taught me once that «to make friends, you gotta let the other one talk more than U do». To listen and to ask...
    numisiro numisiro 36-40, M Jul 11, 2008

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    What To Listen For - An Indian was in downtown New York, walking along with his friend, who lived in New York City. Suddenly he said, "I hear a cricket." "Oh, you're crazy." "No, I...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 3 Responses Jan 1, 2012

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    Bored Outa My Mind - Hello... Omg... I am really bored so if you wanna talk or what not I am here...
    misslead misslead 22-25, F 2 Responses May 31, 2007

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     But Not When the Pers... -  But not when the person talking isn't interesting at all.
    hvic hvic 18-21, F Jul 11, 2008

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    I´m Interested In, What You Have To Say! - Everyday I get the chance and honor of being in someone´s special life.  That I can be able to listen and feeling, what they are all...
    FaroesePearl FaroesePearl 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 27, 2011

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    yes. ... - yes. unless someone has told me the SAME story like a gazillion times.. but,, yes, I listen, just as I appreciate be listened to too!
    justANNIE justANNIE 46-50, F Jul 11, 2008

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    I Listen Because You Listen - I like to listen.....quite simply because very often I need someone to listen to me.Some days I have all sorts of crazy thaughts and things going...
    gavin1968 gavin1968 41-45, M 4 Responses Nov 27, 2011

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    A Helping Ear.. - I love just to sit and listen, whether I'm listening to friends, or just random conversations in a crowded room, it doesn't matter. For years already friends...
    TeachMeAnything TeachMeAnything 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 29, 2008

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    Good Listener - I don't really like to talk much but I just love listening. I really like to listen to peoples problems and then help them solve them. All my friends always come...
    brighteyed brighteyed 18-21, F Aug 4, 2007

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    I'm Right Here ... - if my friends ever need me I am here to listen. Whatever you need to tell someone won't be judged if told to me; I'm quite open minded...
    missymonkery missymonkery 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 19, 2009

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    I Want to Listen More - I think I really need to work on this.  I'm not terrible, I don't think, just significantly off where I'd like to be.  It might in part be because...
    celticflame celticflame 21-25, F Nov 22, 2007

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    Please Listen - When I ask you to listen to me and you start giving me advice, you have not done what I asked. When I ask you to listen to me and you begin to tell me why I shouldn...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 5 Responses Nov 27, 2011

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    I Love to Listen to People ... - I love to listen to people so I can pick apart what they say and determine if they are lying. Most people lie on a daily basis. I like to call them...
    EPspy EPspy 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 11, 2008

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    Ears Open - Sometimes its all you gotta do for people.. just sit and listen to them and be there while they vent or they talk..  It tends to be one of the best things when...
    dejavudreamer dejavudreamer 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 28, 2008

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    Hearing New Thoughts -  When time brings a moment to meet a stranger and engage in conversation with them, it is a special honor.  Unfortunately time is limited and you...
    Azoru Azoru 26-30 4 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    A problem shared is a problem halved! Corny but true! Always feel better after talking things through. If anyone wants to be problem solving buddies I'm hereeeee
    Purplenapkins Purplenapkins 22-25, F Jan 30

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    I have enjoyed listening to anyone's heartbeat since I was very little! I also enjoy feeling someone's heartbeat the most! When I was real little I would go around and hug people...
    Mindyb123 Mindyb123 26-30, F Apr 5

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    I find people interesting and I feel good about myself when I can provide a safe place for people to talk about things they need to say but might not be able to others. I like...
    VioletThorns VioletThorns 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I love all the cool beats. It also reminds me of anime girl voices.😁
    FantasyButterfly4 FantasyButterfly4 13-15, F Mar 25

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    My granny tells me stories about when she was a child. When she was marrying my grandfather (dead). Buying the house. Raising my dad and endless stories about the family.
    projectgwyn101 projectgwyn101 16-17, M Apr 1

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    They have definitely lived life better than us, and they knew life better. Time was on their side and no one was too busy.
    Offing Offing 18-21, F Apr 4

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    i went to one of her shows tonight- absolutely amazing. shes so beautiful too:)
    bongripper1 bongripper1 18-21, F Apr 7

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    I dont like it all the time . . . But I have been married in the past And I have lived with lovers and friends And mostly I lived with my children when they were young. But now I...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    You like the good boys So I'm not invited to the plans you make When you're with your friends But you know bad boys You can't deny it They can always show you where the fun...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 13 hrs ago

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    A while ago I was discussing music genres with a couple acquaintances. They immediately assumed I was into classical music. I'm not sure why, I'm thinking that because I'm...
    shafaz shafaz 18-21 17 hrs ago

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    i dont like going to school, i just hate sitting in class listening to boring things. i guess i like being around my friends and stuff at school. i have to say we have some pretty...
    bongripper1 bongripper1 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Kinder, Kirche, Kuche (Children, Church, Kitchen) Part Three - Chapter Forty-Three When we got home, both of us were sweaty and exhausted. I began to run a bath for Bobby and...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F 4 hrs ago

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    Sometimes love’s a scary place It’s like standing in the dark Flying through the universe Trying to fix your broken heart It’s okay to let it go You don’t have to be...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 13 hrs ago

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    Kinder, Kirche, Kuche (Children, Church, Kitchen) Part Three - Chapter Forty-Four The kindergarten teacher had it "in" for Bobby the rest of the year - and that was a mild...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F 1 hr ago

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    I've always liked this track.
    WoodRooster WoodRooster 31-35, M 1 hr ago

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    (Another piece from my old profile that I was fortunately to find. Hope you like it.) I consider myself a lover of music and this leads to an element of snobbery on my part...
    PoeticTorture PoeticTorture 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 20

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    Kinder,Kirche, Kuche (Children, Church, Kitchen) Part Three - Chapter Twenty -Two We began our search next morning. Robert made a few phone calls - first. to Philadelphia and...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Apr 5

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    Usually I'll listen to love songs like the sad ones and cry it out, since I don't feel like I deserve love thanks to my extremely abusive past, but my boyfriend/fiancé knows all...
    SkitLaberge SkitLaberge 18-21, F Mar 17

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    I love to listen and learn about people. I don't have many experiences, but I do listen and learn from the experiences of others. When I meet someone, I ask lots of questions...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M Mar 18

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    I'm much more of a listener than a talker. I used to be very shy. I was pretty much afraid to talk to people I didn't know because I never knew what to say to people. I was very...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 1

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    I am a good listener, but not a big talker. I always listen to everything that can be heard. Sometimes being a good listener can be so annoying. Since I live near the street, I...
    Rosycheeks27 Rosycheeks27 13-15 1 Response Mar 23

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    When I get that one song in my head , I throw on my headphones, & stop and listen to it over and over on repeat singing every word, meaning every lyric, with passion... I love...
    soitskindoflikeadiary soitskindoflikeadiary 16-17, F Mar 26

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    Listening to music, is like my therapy when I don't feel like talking to nobody. There is a song for everything. Whether I'm upset, happy, or I have something on my mind-listening...
    Knicksfan20 Knicksfan20 18-21, M Mar 27

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    i don't know what makes me keep listening yiruma playlist. it makes me cry everytime i listen to it. it's like i've been put in a box and i couldn't breath. My heart seems been...
    PuremaidenXacs PuremaidenXacs 18-21, F Apr 4

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    I have always been a good listener because I just can't talk due to a severe stutter. It's ironic because I can't tell my problems for others to listen to but I can write them like...
    cuddlyclaire cuddlyclaire 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 9

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    I like all the sub-genres of death metal such as grindcore, deathgrind and all that stuff. When I listen to grindcore i prefer earlier stuff such as napalm death and terrorizer. My...
    Annihilator99 Annihilator99 13-15, M Mar 19

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