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I Listen to What Others Have to Say

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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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    OK it's been a while since I shared. .. Today I'm wearing Sheer White Joe Snyder Rio Enhancement Thong. What can I say it's Joe Snyder it looks and feels amazing to wear.
    shavedandtanned shavedandtanned 31-35, M 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I write a lot about men...like a LOT. Men have always been a big part of my life since the first breath I took in this form. Growing up the only man a part of my life, after the...
    MsJessicaRabbit MsJessicaRabbit 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I got your hey oh, now listen what I say oh
    samedeepwater samedeepwater 51-55, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    How to Decide What to Do with Your Life ( this is lifehacker's post btw im just copied it here because i liked it alot ) When you're young, the world is your oyster and...
    deeptastic deeptastic 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to understand. We listen to reply.
    XxmakaronxX XxmakaronxX 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I'm afraid, ok? I admit it, I'm afraid, Afraid of what you may ask? I don't know, Afraid of knowing, Afraid of having the chance to get hurt, That's why I never let people come...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    It was during the summer. I was out of school and house hopping since I had no stable home to go back to. It was a difficult year. I felt like dying every day. I had bouts of...
    starsheepie starsheepie 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    We all know, or have known someone who will go about their life without the thought of others, and if it is for someone else than usually it is only for the purpose of getting...
    Bluetoxicity Bluetoxicity 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    well most Christians, muslims buddhists and all that, aren't even consciously any of that they believe just because everyone else does
    Nontaspriobolos Nontaspriobolos 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have tried to post these thoughts before, but they mysteriously disappeared in a few hours, so let me try again. I get fed up with conservative politicians hi-jacking the Bible...
    carlton52 carlton52 61-65, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Oops I did it again.... I can't keep my hands to myself.... Come on baby light my fire. My idle hands keep getting me in the most delicious trouble 😇
    Calbie5 Calbie5 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'd rather try and work it out myself. But I do listen to others when they make observations and statements. Experiences can provide general remedies.I'll talk about it when I need...
    Ducostrinity Ducostrinity 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Because, it will eat you and destroy you.
    pirsh pirsh 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Making Peace with Your Past: Choosing Forgiveness Are you haunted by something that happened in your past? Whether someone wronged you or you made a decision you regret, Dr. Phil...
    Q2013 Q2013 46-50, F a week ago

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    I'm an odd creature. I think we're all odd though...that kinda makes us, us. I have this thing where I want to fix everyone though. If I sense someone is having a bad day I feel...
    MsJessicaRabbit MsJessicaRabbit 26-30, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I never want to have children. For some people it seems like an impossible concept that a female does not to mother children. It is an individual choice, some women want to have...
    moonlightflower moonlightflower 22-25, F a week ago

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    Hi, I stumbled upon this site while searching ( as iv done thousands of times, for yeeears now) in hopes that I can find some magical supplement to cure the living hell that my...
    Hopelesslyfallen Hopelesslyfallen 31-35, F a week ago

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    There's this guy in my class and I've noticed that he stares at me every now and then, and when I talk he is always listening to what I'm saying intently. Does anyone know if he...
    silliwXc00w silliwXc00w 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 1

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    What if I had just settled into mediocrity instead of striving so hard and so desperately for a life I could never have? Given up the pursuit of friends, stopped trying to fix my...
    xXverlorenXx xXverlorenXx 22-25, M Jan 31

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    i do, if you dont like me i block you GOT IT ? GOOD
    ExtremeNext ExtremeNext 26-30 6 Responses Jan 30

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    Lost in Love - Air Supply What can I say, I'm old school. :D
    glassbonespaperskin glassbonespaperskin 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    He is on here. He can be fun to talk to, but can also be super annoying. Idc if he sees this because we aren't really on good terms right now. He tried hitting on my friend, but...
    AngelAmongClouds AngelAmongClouds 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 28

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    no one and nothing can not change me. DEATH of parents ..loosing friends hearing BAD THINGS from others about your personality. i am exactly who i should be. but it makes me alone...
    LIOSA LIOSA 16-17, F Jan 28

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    Like this country is a joke. Seriously the government sucks. All you **** for brains voted for the wrong person, not that you had a better choice mind you. Oh and let's talk about...
    davidschild37 davidschild37 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 27

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    Knowledge is precious, and being better informed helps make choices easier to deal with.
    backagain64 backagain64 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    I'd like to record this song with my kids in the school. As my language is not English, I'm thinking about its sense. For me, it talks about being yourself and don't follow the...
    mmorgam mmorgam 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    i have found that the people who come on EP to make inflammatory political statements are the most uninformed of all , they start with a false premise to their insult rddled...
    MadShadows MadShadows 41-45 Jan 27

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    Am a fantastic talker lol but I do enjoy listening to others speak and hearing from their point of view, situations in life and life experiences. The best thing about it is seeing...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 27

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    I discovered I have a vestibular disorder. I was diagnosed by a vestibular physiotherapist August 2015 ...I was having severe vertigo attacks with nausea vomiting and feeling like...
    lemondmerlin lemondmerlin 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    Yes i am. My life is not perfect but italics better than it was before so i am thankful for all i have now!!! And the best os yet to come. I believe a positive mind and lead you to...
    Mystic2202 Mystic2202 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    most of the time. For the most part this indifference is manifested in what i wear,how i walk and when i hum in public areas. I thinknit has a lot to do with me not caring where i...
    peonparty peonparty 22-25, F Jan 25

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    yes- you. you make a big noise with your brash statements, but they are irrational . please stop talking . thank you.
    MadShadows MadShadows 41-45 Jan 25

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    My boyfriend left at the worst time in my life...My mother is in hospice and she is dying. I was crying last night, because I can't stand the thought of losing someone that loves...
    SoyAmantea SoyAmantea 51-55, F 3 Responses Jan 25

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    The past couple of years i have been on the lookout for myself - only myself. I had to preserve myself because i had a flatmate that had nothing better to do than use me as his...
    rogermuppet rogermuppet 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 24

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    Let me share my rather crazy story, in fact as I'm laying here in bed at 09:35 on a Sunday morning I wonder if it is actually as crazy as my brain makes it out to be but read on...
    halphgracie halphgracie 31-35, M Jan 24

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