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I Listen When People Are Talking

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    Very Important To Listen

    If you enjoy helping other's then it is VITAL You listen to them without interrupting. To me? this provides a better way to make suggestions in helping others in whatever way possible and if they ask you for your help. NEVER Push yourself on anybody or pretend to be a...
    bobbo61 bobbo61 51-55, M Aug 18, 2013

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    Well, I Guess It Is Prudent

    The question was"When you are in the same room with two other people having a conversation do you listen??"If they are people I am with and am expected to take part in the conversation then I guess I had better listen so I won't seem to be rude or stupid.If I am with people I...
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F Jan 6, 2013

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    You Have Ears You Should Like Seriously Use Them Ok

    Shh....I'm listening to you're every word. And according to the media the NSA is listening as well, go figure. My father always said and I quote "Son you have two ears and one mouth, you listen twice as much as you speak." My father was a wise man and a good man at that, I miss...
    LongLiveRockAndRoll LongLiveRockAndRoll 26-30, M Sep 12, 2013

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    I love to listen to people

    even when they don't want a word back. Sometimes it's a little Blehhhh when all a friend does is complain about everything but hey I'm still listening. Still, growing up I've had people and friends easily talk to me about stuff. All kinda of thugs even the harder stuff or...
    Avricka Avricka 18-21, F Feb 25, 2014

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    suicidalprincesss suicidalprincesss 16-17, F Aug 9, 2014

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    Experiencezzzz Experiencezzzz 18-21, M Apr 14, 2014

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    you know I used to break bones of people who insulted me it's true ask around. once this guy insulted my grandparents and I broke his leg in theee places. you see I demand respect...
    SladeTheLegend SladeTheLegend 18-21, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Its not very often i go to the town where i went to school and earlier i went shopping and went past a big group of people i knew from school! The last time they saw me i was...
    bigchubbygirl bigchubbygirl 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    The biggest turn off for me is when someone poses giving the finger. I immediately look at a person in a different light. And what my brain sees when people do that is......... You...
    Kornisone Kornisone 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I also hate it when people don't know how to spell words like 'grammar'. Of course, the title of this experience might have been intentionally ironic but I doubt it.
    williamboyson2b williamboyson2b 56-60, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    My brothers friend was mad at me for not having sex with him at the park while we were all playing hide and seek so he told me that's it's lame how my parents control me and I'm a...
    ButteryToast ButteryToast 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have felt strongly about people's constant use of cellphones and other gadgets in social settings. It seems as though the new generation is becoming less connected socially and...
    life4love life4love 18-21 4 days ago

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    I absolutely love it!!! I know I'm cute and it's nice when people feel the same c;
    lilykitten1998 lilykitten1998 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    So a girl put that pandas are vegans. I corrected her, pandas eat 99% bamboo but they can and do eat meat if they find an easy prey. Basically they eat bamboo as it's easier than...
    Calvexz Calvexz 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    im from illinois and i had to drive to iowa. never been on the highway before. well i found out real quick i couldnt drive the speed limit in the left lane lol now i hate when...
    karianne5 karianne5 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Especially if they're talking on their phones! I wish I had a phone 'signal jammer' thing whenever I get behind them or have to pass them on the right. After following a slow...
    Nipper66 Nipper66 46-50, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    "I don't feel comfortable. I feel insecure". She says "I don't understand how you can possibly feel insecure". Was his honest answer. At that moment all she could do is smile sadly...
    JeweledGypsy JeweledGypsy 41-45, F a week ago

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    I do it too often, where I just stare at someone's phone screen while they're using it and I'm not whatsoever even reading what they're saying 1-because I can't that far away 2- I...
    SadlySafe SadlySafe 13-15, F Feb 3

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    When people stare it's kind of annoying because I don't know if they are staring because they think I'm pretty or if they don't like or they just think I'm weird!
    CGA09 CGA09 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    I always want to reach out but often don't, sometimes afraid to say the wrong thing and make it worse, sometimes unable to handle it if my own resources are maxed out
    goodwitchofthenorth goodwitchofthenorth 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 3

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    this is the only popular thread where it is SORT of relating to me situation. I am seriously starting to wonder if I am actually really stupid. I had an intelligence or IQ test...
    ipynniiu765 ipynniiu765 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    I have friends I used to talk to everyday. Now its like they are no longer interested in what I have to say anymore and so I get ignored. I wonder why I even bother sometimes...why...
    bluesky1223 bluesky1223 18-21, M Jan 31

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    I do not understand when someone your talking to suddenly disappears. One day we are talking and everything is good and then it has been days, weeks, or months since I have heard...
    aaronfunn aaronfunn 41-45, M 4 Responses Jan 29

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    yes I do the same hi hate it when people stop talking to me and block me and not have a chat with me like responsible adults do
    Kittymad1968 Kittymad1968 46-50, M Jan 29

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    I need a long lasting txtin buddy, who wants to take that position
    Legend1boyy Legend1boyy 18-21 Jan 29

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    Ugh especially at school when the lunch room area or a class room gets too loud. All those voices talking at once. It gets too loud that I get annoyed and I feel like yelling at...
    EnigmaticPerson EnigmaticPerson 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    I walk fast. So even if two people are walking slower than I am in front of me, I will want them dead. Not literally though. Just like... you know what I mean. ~ Lys ♪
    LysChan LysChan 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    I've gotten frustrated with news stories, youtubers, youtube comments, Yahoo comments, friends, Facebook comments, family members, random conversations, or etc. When someone feels...
    brownowleyes brownowleyes 31-35, F Jan 25

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    The thing what my friend did with me....he told me we will talk later but never happens, about 6 months ago but he never talk...everyday he ignore me and when I start talking he...
    BlueWolf657 BlueWolf657 16-17, F Jan 24

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    I was just blamed for being raped, because I didn't report it at the time. I was called selfish because I never said anything, and for the fact that I didn't tell the guy raping me...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    I find it funny that when people want you to change for them, they won't even step out of their own comfort zone hmm..
    Listen1stTalk2nd Listen1stTalk2nd 22-25, M 7 Responses Jan 23

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    I was watching this show called What Would You Do, a reality show where actors act out a situation in a public place and reactions to them are recorded and interviewed. There...
    theguywiththeredhair theguywiththeredhair 18-21, M 12 Responses Jan 23

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    Butt heyy things happen for a reason, so they r out of my life for a reason, it's a good thing ig
    Legend1boyy Legend1boyy 18-21 Jan 23

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    It's sad we live in a world today where people are so quick to judge one another. I feel like I've been misunderstood and misjudged many times, especially by women. For example...
    CaliTexan37 CaliTexan37 36-40, F 14 Responses Jan 23

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    I hate when people just say/reply with "k". Use your words. Everyone is taught from a early age to use their words. So use yours! I can't mind read. Much less understand what you...
    GrinchFairy GrinchFairy 16-17 1 Response Jan 23

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    After spending years of my life with my aunt as Rachel her niece. It has become difficult to continue after I lost her last year. For people to judge me on why I am happy to...
    rachelsparrow1964 rachelsparrow1964 51-55, T Jan 22

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    Okay so I'm not very social 😂 fancy that! I go online everyday! Because I hate everyone in my school and have fake friends plus people online are so interesting and real!!! It...
    SlenderFreakish213 SlenderFreakish213 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    I think most people are ******* retarded. Hey you- yes you. I bet your daddy was probably a tweaker who impregnated your mother while all strung out and I bet your mommy did crack...
    darkertendencies darkertendencies 18-21, F Jan 21

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    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION THE POWER OF ACCURATE SENSITIVITY Luke 5:22 But when Jesus perceived their thoughts, he answering said unto them, What reason ye in your...
    ganyoji ganyoji 22-25, F Jan 20

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    It's really irritating when people tell you to smile. If someone is upset about something, are they supposed to walk around with a fake smile, pretending everything is okay? I...
    Cass027 Cass027 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    My mom picks at her skin so bad her nose is half way gone. Just got done with plastic surgery and its gone already. She is inconsolable by me but my dad said he is on top of it...
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