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    I listen and watch and observe others and attempt to jump in when needed. Not as the nosey neighbor but as a caring individual who just hates to see others suffer. I listen... do you?
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Sep 25, 2007

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    Always

    I hear what you say and don't. I will always listen to you and never revise what you express to me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 28, 2009

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    To this right now: http://youtu.

    be/QY3YipDWhhs Peace! <3
    Innocence28 Innocence28 26-30, F Jul 6

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    Ears

    bcouse God give us 2 ear with one mouth... maybe we should listen more than talk alot ^ ^
    staticonveyor staticonveyor 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 3, 2012

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    To More Than Just Words

    People often ask me why I am usually pretty quiet, excusing the once-or-twice a month blab-fest on my part, of course. Some just assume that I am shy, but honestly, this isn't the case. I simply prefer to listen rather than speak... you definitely learn a lot more that way, not...
    OblitusAuri OblitusAuri 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3, 2012

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    Observing

     By listening and observing is how I learn about someone. Especially sense I don't talk much.
    whatamitosay whatamitosay 18-21, F Nov 7, 2009

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    I Do...

    I listen to others when they speak because I would like the same in return; although I think I am a better listener than a speaker...
    TiPoupon TiPoupon 18-21, F Jun 20, 2008

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    Yes, a Man That Listens.

    Before I divorced, I will admit I never listened. It was about me.... I want this, I want that.... blah blah.... So through the years, I started to listen. And not just listen but to absorb it and understand. About not just the current events, but everything... Life...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 28, 2009

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    It Is One of My Best Qualities

    or so i`ve been told.i just belive there are times when you should just listen and let people vent.not to take what they say personally.and you`ll find that it was never really about what you thought,but something entirely different.and people will be closer to you.everyone need...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 Apr 7, 2009

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    Ears Not Mouth!

    I definitely prefer listening over speaking. some people don't know that, they either keep telling me to speak more or call me very  shy. i like listening, and like it when others speak more. 
    Qeenofsolitude Qeenofsolitude 13-15 Dec 13, 2011

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    I Do and Always Will

     it's what i do. and thats why i know most of my friends problems they know i never lie and will always listen to what they have to say. and i always will. if sombody wants to talk to me then they are very welcome to, and i hope to help them out in any way i can. or just to...
    LunaWolff LunaWolff 18-21, F Aug 2, 2009

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    "Shape Of My Heart" He deals the cards

    as a meditation And those he plays never suspect He doesn't play for the money he wins He don't play for respect He deals the cards to find the answer The sacred geometry of chance [Studio version:] The hidden law of a probable outcome [Live version:] The hidden laws of a...
    covernine covernine 46-50, F Feb 9

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    Last Flowers - Radiohead This is the first Radiohead song I remember hearing. I believe it was in late 2011 or early 2012 I was going to watch "Requiem For a Dream" (which is one...
    Ridiculousity Ridiculousity 18-21 1 Response Jun 28

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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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    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 2 days ago

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    I haven't listened to them in ages but today I got bored doing my maths homework so I just decided to listen to their music again, I have no idea why I stopped listening to them, I...
    Melonfriends Melonfriends 13-15, F Jun 24

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    I love listening to music from the 1950s to the 1980s. I listen to Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, Fats Domino, AC/DC, Queen, KISS. Just to name a few, this was the...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    Not that it's a problem, it's just, sometimes I think what it'd be like if I didn't have such a wide range of likes for music, like, I was more particular of what I listened to. I...
    TheAudio TheAudio 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 29

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    Listening to A.K.A. Jennifer Lopez new album. Has some really good songs on it. Take a listen if you get a chance. Spotify will let you listen to the whole album.
    Iyaha Iyaha 56-60, F Jun 30

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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 1 Response Jul 4

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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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    Step In The name of love. Is what I'm listening to. What are you listening too?
    ILYmykakis ILYmykakis 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    I sit in front of people watching them speak, trying to hold eye contact, wondering if they are thinking how odd I am, pondering what they are saying and why, for the life of me, I...
    Teab Teab 41-45, M Jun 26

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    I can listen to The Diary of Jane on repeat for days without getting tired of it.It's just such an amazing song.In fact I'm listening to it while writing this.
    forgiveyouforgetyoutheend forgiveyouforgetyoutheend 13-15, F Jun 27

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    I remember how I really hate Kpop when I was in high school. Well I don't really hate it but when listened to some girls that talked about SuJu, SNSD, and stuff, I'll just think...
    CloversMoon CloversMoon 22-25, F Jul 3

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    I love all kinds of music! I listen to a lot if international music- Arabic, middle eastern Indian, Serbian, Turkish, Jewish, Greek, Chinese, Japanese, etc, world music, etc...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F Jul 5

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    “There's a lot of difference between listening and hearing.”― G.K. ChestertonI'm a good listener :) 
    paradox14 paradox14 31-35, M Jul 6

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    While watching AMVs I found Blow me away (obviously from Bionicle) and Had Enough. The former took me awhile to enjoy, the latter became one of my favorite songs to listen to...
    DX2000 DX2000 22-25, M Jul 10

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    Not only do I listen to QOTSA, but at this very moment I am listening to QOTSA. They're fn amazing.
    AtJonesin AtJonesin 18-21, M Jul 12

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    I like to listen to all types of music, but is there a certain song that you just cannot stand listening to? At the moment, I really cannot stand Problem by Ariana Grande. It's...
    blazeee blazeee 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    When do you listen to your heart and when when do you listen to your head?
    bird75 bird75 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I will listen to you if you need someone to just vent or talk to. No matter who you are, what the situation is, or what's going on, I will listen. :)
    heyitsemily heyitsemily 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    When i go and play some games that iv'e never played before, i start with listening to the sound track. Because sometimes i feel like the music knows how i feel. Some sounds get me...
    skydarkblu skydarkblu 16-17 1 Response Jun 24

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    The thing with my Mother is that she hears me, but she doesn't listen to what I'm saying. So when I'm trying to explain something, or point out a fact, she thinks that I'm talking...
    LaLaWreckU LaLaWreckU 16-17, F Jun 25

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    I've been listening to Dirty Diana all night!
    amari101 amari101 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    I am listening to "Tin Man" by America.
    sunny875 sunny875 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    If you need any advice, you need your fortune told, or you just want me to listen, then message me. :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 27

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    I've been doing this a lot more lately. I've discovered that it's beneficial to search your soul before trying to do something out of frustration only to see it fail miserably...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 29

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