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I Listen to What Others Have to Say

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    Wisdom

    you can find great wisdom just by closing your mouth and listening.to the stories of the old,the games little ones play.or just what a freind needs to say.lend them your ears and you will find a whole new perspective on life.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 1 Response Mar 14, 2009

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    Out Of Respect

    When I began to practice my principle of listening to others' stories it was because I felt in hopes that someone would some day listen to my stories just as intentfully. But the world is doomed and no such things happen. I still listen out of habit and general respect.  I find...
    XxJamberxX XxJamberxX 18-21, F Dec 23, 2012

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    I'm A Great Listener...

    I was never a talkative person. I'm always better at listening to what people have to say. I take what they say, think about it, and try and help them with whatever their talking about. I just don't like listening to boring people.
    Val3ntine Val3ntine 18-21, F Dec 7, 2010

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    Fall Asleep?!

    I've heard people tell me to "pretend to fall asleep" when people start going off on longer stories. Seriously? You can't give up those few minutes of your life to make a person feel accepted... and you pretend they bored you to SLEEP to get out of it?! LAME. Everyone has a...
    pickledcookie pickledcookie 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 20, 2010

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    Your Thoughts and Opinions Matter to Me

    If there's ever a situation going down I like to know what everyone or that person has to think or say, I want to listen. I seem to be very good listener.. or reader and want to help.
    Marowit Marowit 22-25, F Jan 5, 2009

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    Sometimes

    Whether I listen or not depends on who's talking and what they're saying.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Nov 14, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I truly believe we have to learn from tough, painful problems, issues and circumstances so we will be able to help people who go through the same ones after us.
    ShesSpiritual35 ShesSpiritual35 31-35, F 3 hrs ago

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    I asked myself this question for quite some time now and I realized that little would have changed. Maybe I wouldnt have gone through this guilt and healing process but I do...
    GuiltBear GuiltBear 31-35, M 6 hrs ago

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    I'm suppose to send you this but I didnt get a chance... If I could go back... SORRY THAT I LOVE YOU SORRY THAT I CARE. SORRY FOR THE HEARTACHE SORRY FOR THE PAIN. SORRY FOR THE...
    candies020 candies020 26-30, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=bAqz0AwLRjk A LOVE LIKE OURS COULD NEVER BE DENIED. I remember that first day I read her answer, it was back in the begining of december 2014, I was...
    ChantouKimmy ChantouKimmy 41-45, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    Growing up, and adulthood is nothing but a ******* trap. Being an adult is not what I thought it would be, it is not something that I thought it would be. Growing up, was a joke, a...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 22 hrs ago

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    Sitting in my warm bubble bath this morning giving thanks to all that made this luxury possible. It is really hot here & to have access to clean water anytime of the day or night...
    Sockitty Sockitty 41-45, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I think I have finally figured out just what I want to write, I wondered for decades if I was doing the right thing in helping his father and others keep my husband under their...
    isis55 isis55 51-55, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    A follow-up to my earlier post. Not an easy task for most of us, but we must try .. How To Permanently Detach From A Narcissist There is a lot of information already on the...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I walk to the way of my own drum I like to say! I have my own style. I have a septum ring, my ears gauged to 5/8 and tattoos :-)
    princessalicia princessalicia 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I am not the type to judge others, to say mean things to others, never discourage others, push them away with my negativity. But growing up in my 19 years of life I learned that no...
    landeroseve landeroseve 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I am nineteen years old. I work on a huge American Media Corp. at their Europe HQ. I am the youngest employee worldwide. I live abroad, away from home. I am lucky. I am lonely...
    hannasp hannasp 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    condoms that change colors on impact... GENIUS keep it right ladies
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    pissed my 20s away ,my 30s will count for something .....
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    One of the best article I came across ... Do you often engage in conversations with your narcissist that leave you feeling like you were talking to a brick wall or worse, maybe...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    Others have had worse things happen to them. I have a hard time realizing that the things that have happened to be me are minor compared to the things that have happened to other...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Don´t talk about me until you´ve known me... Don´t underestimate me on my gender or age... Don´t say to others what you haven´t said to me before, about me.
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I hate people swearing. Today almost all the filmstars use vulgar slang words. They should make films where they teach people basic discipline and morality. Today all people love...
    Maaren Maaren 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    I've been reading these stories for awhile now and I feel it's time that I open up and tell my story; because I too remember all too well what it was like to be lonely and to feel...
    jcool19 jcool19 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Right now this is on my mind. I have a big feeling if I had made a different choice long ago, my health would be better. I wish my younger self had been wise, but then again it's...
    Cadiaaya Cadiaaya 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    In Polish news today: The midget fortune teller who kills his customers is a small medium at large. In England: A farmer in the field with his cows counted 196 of them, but when...
    Thevy29 Thevy29 31-35, M a week ago

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    and am glad there are others out there that have it too, because i'm not crazy.(At least not half as crazy as they were making me out to be)But...I would never, ever wish this...
    katiebabydoll13 katiebabydoll13 26-30, F a week ago

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    I was offered a job by a man to work his Equitation stable. The only thing it was sort of weird. He told me he wanted me for the son he never had. So I turned the job down. I...
    equusrider equusrider 56-60, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Please read with care, and take steps to keep yourself feeling safe and secure, if reading about body image and associated topics are triggering for you. I’m your stereotypical...
    ChocolateCurvesModel ChocolateCurvesModel 31-35, F Jun 26

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    Write about your experiencePlease read with care, and take steps to keep yourself feeling safe and secure, if reading about body image and associated topics are triggering for you...
    ChocolateCurvesModel ChocolateCurvesModel 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    I am a girl who doesn't have much self esteem and I've often been told throughout my short life that I'm no good and that I will never amount to anything and that my life has no...
    imalostcause99 imalostcause99 13-15, F Jun 25

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    You know what doesn't make sense? Someone who calls someone sexy or hot but never messages them back. I mean why would anyone flatter someone and never answer them back? It makes...
    AwesomeGuyy22 AwesomeGuyy22 22-25, M Jun 25

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    It was around 4 years ago, when I was just going into the 6th Grade, I had friends who were going to the same middle school as me but others who didn't, but one day in the middle...
    AlexH56 AlexH56 16-17, M Jun 23

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    On EP there are unspoken rules among communication to one another, boundaries, limitations each and everyone of us has different sets of rules. It's nearly impossible to avoid...
    Nual Nual 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    Hey. Today I woke up, and I felt so much depression and anxiety. My firsts couple thoughts were "why am I here?" "Why am I in this world when we are all just going to grow old and...
    allinsilent allinsilent 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    Because im hurting everyday , every minute everyone sees the angry side of me but doesn't know its just me being sensitive words and actions really do hurt me and that's what...
    IHoldElegance IHoldElegance 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 22

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    I had a long sleep last night. I didn't even know I had slept through to the next day. I woke up and thought it was still Sunday, was shocked it was Monday. Was happy though to...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Jun 22

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    If someone is trying to tell you who to be stand up for yourself.Sure people can try to tell you who to be,but who you are is based on what you wnt ,not what they want.It's your...
    Faith328 Faith328 13-15, F Jun 22

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    Happy Father's Day to the wonderful Fathers out there. I believe that fathers are an important component in a child's life. I never experienced that father and daughter bond with...
    Natashxxs Natashxxs 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    It heals. Or aides in how to heal. 12 step programs taught me. By proving it. Every year. And the trick expanded. To every addiction Or emotional flaw. Because...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 21

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    I am watching Family Feud hosted by Steve Harvey. A question about if you think you are fat, what do you stay away from has answers I wouldn't give. Answers like scale, junk food...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Jun 20

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    I grow increasingly frustrated with people's disregard for me. I haven't got the quietest voice, I can speak up, I stand up for myself. I use few words where some might use many...
    TrixieBeeBelle TrixieBeeBelle 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 20