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I Listen To People

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    I Listen To People.

    I spend a considerable amount of time listening to people. We all need someone who listens, and finding such a person can make a big difference to our lives. I find this very rewarding and is simply what I do to care for others. I listen to people online from all kinds of...
    BeautiousMind BeautiousMind 41-45, M Sep 18, 2011

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    Listening

    If someone has a problem or needs telling me something, I'll do my part and listen.I don't listen or follow the rules when I disagree.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Sep 18, 2011

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    I love for people to feel that they can tell me whatever and whenever
    Moneshaa Moneshaa 13-15, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I'm a great listener. I've always done it with everyone else, so why not utilize this skill and just listen to people who just want to rant or something? So I leave this open. I...
    shadowsrain13 shadowsrain13 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 11

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    The more I talk, the more I say, the less people listen. I can sit perfectly still all day and never make a peep and everyone wants to know what is wrong, (or at least the best...
    Momma1985 Momma1985 26-30, F Jul 21

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    It's a weird feeling to feel obligated to help someone. I don't know why I feel that way but I do. It's not as simple as saying I see someone and want to help them. No it's a...
    secretlyfelix secretlyfelix 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Everyone deserves to have someone listen to them. I didn't always think like that though, I used to be one of those annoying people who would try to give you unsolicited advice...
    thejc thejc 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Knowing someone is a gift. The rich vision of our thoughts, their present day concerns and joys. If you listened, what would you hear? I am guilty of not listening. Because...
    sunny3875 sunny3875 36-40, F Jul 4

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    It's happened to me so many times in all my years. I just absolutely hate it when people talk to like I'm uneducated, stupid, or even sound like I'm mixing up words in my sentence...
    SamHarris SamHarris 22-25, M a week ago

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    I think a lifetime experience is worth listening,specially with the perspective you only gain over time.To listen is to play with advantage this game called life...specially when...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F a week ago

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    I really am glad people can't read my thoughts. There are times that I get annoyed at the smallest thing. It's like the presence of people or having them talk to me bothers me...
    honestyreality honestyreality 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 23

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    I seem to do more listening to other people's problems than telling people my own. Maybe because I always put other people first. But it usually works because I have the uncanny...
    terridactyl terridactyl 26-30, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    Yup especially when I went to Europe, more specifically Italy and Greece. So many men and old people stared at me. Lol kinda funny and creepy at the same time. An old lady even...
    chrissyboo123 chrissyboo123 16-17, F 4 hrs ago

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    Just because im really a 97yo male nudist from Japan why cant i make a fake profile and pretend to be a hot 26yo babe so no i dont hate people who make fake profiles, would i have...
    ExtremeNext ExtremeNext 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    You ask why I don't trust ? Why should I? You say why don't you listen? Is there any point? You say you can help. I never asked for help. You say I have no choice. Oh but I do. You...
    Howlingsoulofthewolf Howlingsoulofthewolf 18-21, F Jul 4

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    People need or like to talk. I talk too little but I can listen for hours if you really need to talk or just pretend to listen if you simply like to talk.
    subbietiger subbietiger 41-45, M Jul 7

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    I've been trained as an amateur councillor at school and am part of an anonymous group that listens to people and their problems, so if anyone needs to talk to anyone, I'm here to...
    water202 water202 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I want is to listen to someone & know everything there is to know about them but the only problem is I want them to want the same thing with me. Having a hard time finding that...
    1lostsinner2 1lostsinner2 18-21, F Jul 22

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    "Everyone is blessed with the ability to listen. The deaf will hear you with their eyes. The blind will see you with their hands. Let your heart fill their news-stands, Let them...
    caleb1059 caleb1059 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I think my friends trust me easily because they know that I will listen to them and will give my input when they want it! Most of the time I love listening to people because I'm...
    tsg96 tsg96 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have this wise side to me. I love listening to other people's problems and help them. it makes me feel better about myself. so please message me if you just want someone to...
    larissakidd larissakidd 13-15, F Jul 19

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    I never really understood the whole "following celebrities" deal. Personally, I can't even name one male celebrity that's just oh-my-god hot. I never really worried about the...
    ColourmeAmb ColourmeAmb 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Other people's opinions are nice and should be listens to but in the end you have to think for your self and improve on your self every day so you can trust the advice your brain...
    rosiebloom rosiebloom 22-25, F Jul 1

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    The 12 most awesome people on EP because we listen to WTNV! :)
    AlleywayGospel AlleywayGospel 26-30, F Jul 3

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    although most of the time I prefer talking, I love listening to people's stories.
    judyabot judyabot 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    Listening to The Doors today.. Some of my favs.. Light My Fire, Break On Through, Love Me Two Times, People Are Strange & Hello, I Love You
    margai margai 41-45, F 5 Responses Jul 3

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    So I met this gal. She invited me out with her friends for drinks. She lacked total enthusiasm and basic hospitality manners. Her friends talked with me more than she did. That was...
    bethrichards bethrichards 46-50, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    I always thought that I was a good listener, especially since I was, and still am, the go to person for my friends when they have problems. However i really learned the value of...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly 36-40, F 5 Responses Jul 4

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    I believe that I'm an excellent listener. I'm approached on many occasions by friends and family who seek me out to listen to their tales. I'm perfectly fine with it. Even if all I...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    You get tired of people tell you you aren't depressed or your life isn't that bad so there's no way you could be depressed. I honestly don't know why I feel depressed at all. My...
    abbyMusicLover abbyMusicLover 16-17, F Jul 7

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    That is what I replied with but seriously guys suicide is so wrong and parents don't want to listen I tried helping. That's what it ended with. Please listen guys
    Sunshine150 Sunshine150 13-15, F Jul 15

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    Listening to Kpop automatically makes me weird because "It's not English! It's not natural!" You know what's not natural? Humans drinking cow milk, that was never supposed to be a...
    InfiniteDestiny13 InfiniteDestiny13 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    So an older friend of both of ours called me after speaking to her. The soon to be ex wife.. She wanted to confirm the details with me of what I did not just hear say... Anyways...
    ventingagain ventingagain 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 23

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    I've listened to sooo many people it's part of me
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Strange thing, I like to listen to problems and help people fix them. But I feel if I ignore mine, they will go away.
    Brookiecookie2000 Brookiecookie2000 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    And talker I've been told I should do talk therapy but I disagree I already keep what people tell me confidential. I'm a good listener, talker, I'm here to help. If anyone need...
    lucidity91 lucidity91 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Often i'm sitting alone experiencing life alone that is when i have time to think about my experiences and situations. People have different levels of intelligence always wishing...
    Autumnflowers Autumnflowers 18-21, F Jul 4

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    I am reminded every day that all things are beautiful. We must learn to free ourselves from all things negative and embrace our surroundings. The air we breathe, the blood running...
    supernovaChic supernovaChic 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    I have been on this website for 4 months now and I have to warn you guys (especially new EP users) that there are some real fake people on this website. It is amazing how fake...
    LoveYouMisterA LoveYouMisterA 18-21, F 38 Responses Jul 18

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    I think what draws me to people with a dark side is that I myself have a dark side that I feel just eats me up. I am still reluctant to discuss it because I feel that by talking...
    ForeverInDarkness22 ForeverInDarkness22 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    I'm a great listener. I have been through HELL and I'm willing to listen. You can talk to me for 7 hours. And I'll listen
    Littleshyemo123 Littleshyemo123 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 6

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    I always been one to listen to my friends when they needed advice a shoulder to cry on in School they called me Ann Landers I was always giving advice. Anyone I am here to Listen...
    sunnyday55 sunnyday55 46-50, F Jul 11

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    I don't really talk much... some people at school have actually thought I was mute until we get thrown into a group project by our teachers. But I love to hear other people's...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 16

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    It takes a lot for me to hate someone. So to be specific I don't hate the person I hate the behavior. I deal with kids five days a week all day in the summer. It's a martial arts...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    People say it's easy and natural, but talking with people I've never seen before is actually terrifying for me... In one part of my mind, I know that I need to find new friends...
    Redhy11 Redhy11 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Well I've listened to this woman, she was having a bit of a problem and it was in a club/pub then she got to know me just by listening and that is a huge experience! After the...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 2 days ago

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