I 'm Right Handed

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    Yes I'm right Handed

    but that's only because I'm not left
    10hayleigh85 10hayleigh85
    31-35, F
    Aug 1, 2014
    djag2007 djag2007
    26-30, M
    Jun 5, 2014

    I can't do much at all with my left hand.

    I hope my right hand doesn't get screwed up, because my handwriting would basically be illegible.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 14, 2015
    PinksTheNewBlack PinksTheNewBlack
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Apr 5, 2014

    ...but my mom taught me how to tie shoes

    as a lefty. I just found out that after all these years I've been doing it opposite from all my other right handed friends. Go figure!
    lyly73 lyly73
    41-45, F
    2 Responses May 17, 2015
    gigus gigus
    26-30, M
    Mar 17, 2015
    arabella1108 arabella1108
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 27, 2014

    I know left handed people are called "south

    paws"...does that mean I'm a "north paw"?
    luketepid luketepid
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Mar 10
    Gayprince1234 Gayprince1234
    13-15, M
    1 Response Jan 14

    Just bought a hand gripper the other day

    and it made me realize how beta my left hand is compared to my Alfa right hand
    martinez93 martinez93
    22-25, M
    Jun 11, 2015

    Oh the things my right hand does to my left

    hand ...it's like children fighting over candy ...so my left hand is holding something in place as my right whacks it with a hammer and other times left hand jabs right hand with screw driver ..but mostly my left hand takes all the abuse always never says a words over the yrs...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 20, 2015

    Everyone is born right-handed,

    only the gifted overcome it. It's a left-handed thang ....you wouldn't understand..✌️😎👍
    pyeito pyeito
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jul 19, 2015
    glosmooth glosmooth
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jan 3, 2014
    Profweird Profweird
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Nov 18, 2014

    I remember kindergarten.

    Only one boy was allowed to use his left hand to write. When anyone else tried they were corrected to use their right only.
    charlene0712 charlene0712
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Apr 24, 2015

    ONLY when paying bills,

    I write my checks with my left hand..... I get looks too, like the bless your heart look too....
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 24
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    12 Responses Jul 30, 2014

    I truly am, and to the point

    that my left hand is good for nothing.. not even to rub my c*!t ;P
    donotfollowme donotfollowme
    26-30, F
    11 Responses Jul 2, 2014

    Yeah I'm right handed

    and people say being left handed is some special thing that only happens to rare people and maybe it you know freedom of opinion and all, but honestly for me being right handed is just ok, my penmanship sucks and that makes my signature on anything look like scribble and now I...
    Josimms23 Josimms23
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2015

    I am write handed-if i write with my left my

    work will be crap. I've tried writing and drawing with left but it's no hope-being right handed is cool because i'm right handed!!!
    PoppyJones113 PoppyJones113
    13-15, F
    5 Responses Feb 8, 2014
    recklesssxo recklesssxo
    18-21, F
    11 Responses Feb 22, 2015

    I started out as a lefty.

    But because of the times and the beliefs back then my mother decided to make me a righty. In order to do that she would tie my left hand behind my back to the school desk she bought and made me learn to write right handed. I am pretty sure that is what broke me!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Mar 8
    courtneyyyx331 courtneyyyx331
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 29, 2014

    je suis charlie .....

    ................))
    gigus gigus
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 11, 2015

    Out of 6 girls in my family,

    one is left handed. I wonder what percentage of the population is left handed.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses May 31, 2015
    Babyabby2015 Babyabby2015
    13-15, F
    1 Response Sep 2, 2015

    I think it would be cool

    if I was both left and right handed than I can paint my right hand pretty as well
    90paradise 90paradise
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 4, 2014
    JustThatTypicalWhiteGirl JustThatTypicalWhiteGirl
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 21, 2015

    My simple experience,

    even if I admire ambidextrous people.
    TK13 TK13
    22-25, M
    May 4, 2015

    I can write with my right hand.

    But I can't with my left at all.
    ejoallen ejoallen
    13-15, F
    Feb 16

    I'm ambidextrous, I tend to use my right hand

    although I was born left handed. My brother and one of my brothers are ambidextrous as well. I taught myself to use my right hand by copying my siblings and my parents, I was the only one using my left hand, so I faked being able to use my right hand until I actually could...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Oct 6, 2015

    Y yes, indeed, I am :D .

    .. Yet I wanna be left handed so bad....... My left hand is still in the training stage ..... :P
    rosey20 rosey20
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 30, 2014

    I like how this is an experience.

    It's such a simple thing.
    SomeGuyNamedBlue SomeGuyNamedBlue
    18-21, M
    Mar 20, 2015

    I use my right hand for everything,

    so that makes me strongly right-handed. When I'm at the gym I try to also add a bit of extra weight to my left arm to keep things balanced. Being ambidextrous would be useful at times, but somehow us rightys must manage with just one paw. :)
    TheRedTie TheRedTie
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 13

    Yeah I'm right handed

    but its a whole different story when I'm playing football (soccer.. americans smh lol).. Like i just happen to know how to play with both legs and its really confusing for my teammates depending on when I'm positioned and such, its nice to know how to use both legs so I'm keen...
    Valencia Valencia
    18-21, M
    Jun 19, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 14, 2015

    The first step in the evolution of morality Is

    a sense of solidarity with others
    gigus gigus
    26-30, M
    Mar 23, 2015

    I'm right handed and I am musically

    and visually very creative and skilled. Anyone else?
    PampassClasse PampassClasse
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Aug 25, 2015

    Remember when you broke your right arm

    and had to write a paper for your 6th grade writing and penmanship class for a 1/4 if your grade and it looked like a 1st grader wrote it? No?! Oh then I guess that was just me. Sorry my bad. Carry on.
    bowchickawowow bowchickawowow
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Sep 7, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Jul 27, 2014

    I can use a keyboard

    and mouse with my left hand when needed though.
    lifeisweirdamiright lifeisweirdamiright
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 31, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 25, 2014
    Tallestdavid Tallestdavid
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Aug 25, 2015

    Yup, right handed. In more

    than one way. ;)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 20, 2015

    I use to be left handed

    when i was younger. Now im right
    LeviCroll LeviCroll
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Jul 8, 2014

    Yep, Right handed. Means I'm always right,

    right? Lol. Bad joke. I hate tried to use my left hand to be ambidextrous. I think that would be cool, mastering both hands...
    JadeKnight JadeKnight
    26-30, T
    2 Responses Oct 6, 2015

    I can't write using my left hand cx I am a

    right handed person. xxxxxxx
    QueenThylee QueenThylee
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 20, 2014
    BigWilly60 BigWilly60
    56-60, M
    6 Responses Aug 20, 2015

    HAHAHAHA! This group cracked me up.

    ... I guess one would know... why ;-)
    TraitorIndian TraitorIndian
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Sep 16, 2015
    1naughtiesfriend 1naughtiesfriend
    31-35, M
    Aug 1, 2014

    Doodles! Right hand vs left hand.

    (On a side note, I think my right hand is getting carpal tunnel syndrome. Should I rest it or stretch it? It's been a few days and it doesn't seem to be getting better. It just feels funny.)
    almaera almaera
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 27, 2014

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