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I Miss Manners

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 16 People

    Politically Correct

    We had been invited to attend a football party and everything was arranged to meet at this person's house.  We offered to have it at our house and he said that it would be better if we had it at his because his wife had to work the next day.  She would be able to go...
    WizzyLizzy WizzyLizzy 51-55, F Dec 21, 2009

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    In a Manner of Speaking

    As a person who has lived a life of a wanton disrespect for authority it is ironic how badly I miss manners.  Manners - or simple politeness if you prefer - seem to have gone the way of spats, buggy whips, and ascots. As human beings, we like to consider ourselves vastly...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto 56-60, M 4 Responses Feb 1, 2008

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    Mystery Wedding Invitation

    Got a wedding invitation in the mail.   I don't know the bride or the groom.   The invitation just say together with our parents your invited.I looked them up on Facebook and they are a cute couple.   The only connection is see, is my step brother's son is on the Grooms...
    RitaMosquita RitaMosquita 56-60 1 Response May 7, 2012

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    Turkey Day Dilemna -- Just Who Is The "turkey" Here?!?!

    A friend I've known for a long time lives about 20+ miles away and we don't get together that frequently and have only been to a Thanksgiving dinner there once in the past.  However, I received and email stating that they were cooking at home on Thanksgiving and that I was...
    magentarose magentarose 46-50 Nov 15, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    Honestly it's sad really. I mean I don't want people to miss me and be in pain because of me but I want to have added something to people's lives. I you see I never got this...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 16-17, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Stop. Rewind. Play. Take me back to the time where you took me to the park, take me back to when where we'd play outside when it was dark. Take me back to when you would put me...
    MariosGirl95 MariosGirl95 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I've been in love with the same guy for my whole life. When we were kids, he was always trying to flirt with but I ignored those "feelings". Time passed, and we grow up. One day...
    Baloox Baloox 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I am a believer that manners are important to me and I do not care what age you are. I have discussed this issue with my children. Either they use proper manners when talking to...
    computerfemale computerfemale 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 20

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    I had just sat down on the Abe yesterday when a couple, about thirty, sat down across the isle with a child that couldn't have been more than nine months old. Immediately, out...
    mydreamsonly mydreamsonly 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 24

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    I am thinking of you, therefore I am writing this piece to let it off my chest. I am missing you much so here again I am with my pen.. You might not be thinking about me, or might...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    My gran died and my granddad died on her funeral. I'm going back to the mental institute this afternoon. No phone allowed. Thank u to all my friends who care. I'm online for a...
    VeniceTheMenice VeniceTheMenice 31-35, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I bet my boss would definitely miss me since I failed to pass a report, that was never mine to begin with, last Saturday.
    Ironfey Ironfey 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    freakin alex going on camping making me miss her and all that -.-"
    sadsquid sadsquid 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    Men without manners are pigs!
    koditrust koditrust 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    I find it weird how easily people forget their manners on internet. To me it's just natural to greet someone when starting a conversation. Ask the person's name , unless you wish...
    Gelezinis Gelezinis 70+ 3 Responses Apr 5

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    I don't consider rudeness or childish behaviour nice or cool... not funny either... good manners are not a luxury, they are a must if we want others to respect us and our feelings...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    i work in a shop and i am finding increasingly there is a lot of rudeness in shops these days, they don't seem to take the time to even say hi who are you, its an i couldn't care...
    angeleyes1371 angeleyes1371 41-45, F Apr 7

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    i hate bad manners. i hate it when people dont say please and thank you. i always do.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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    I feel everyone should have and use manners regardless of age. I expect a man to open my door, place my wrap over my shoulders, and pull out a chair at a meal for me to sit on.
    oldernudistfemale oldernudistfemale 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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    I wouldn't consider a mannerless male as a 'Man',at all....yes, manners are that important to me!
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 18

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    Please at least say hello before you start asking personal questions of me. Manners cost nothing. If it helps imagine you are meeting me for the first time in person - would you...
    jillibeanz jillibeanz 18-21, F 12 Responses Apr 21

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    This is how I was raised and a few of my two year olds first words were please, thank you and you're welcome. She now has better manners than a lot of adults I know. :)
    Bluebell83 Bluebell83 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 23

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    My partners mom is always messing with her food and things and physically with her husband at dinner. I find it awkward and annoying to watch as I have to fake my laugh. I'm not...
    llivan llivan 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I miss him so much. I miss the feel of his hands on my hips. I miss him holding my hand in his as we walk. I miss they way he holds me tight. I miss the way he kisses me. I miss...
    Taliafaye Taliafaye 18-21, F Apr 7

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    Do I miss you? I don't know But I'm missing your lovely smile When my heart is hurt & tears flow down Its not here today to comfort me Do I miss you? I don't know But I'm missing...
    manindarkness manindarkness 46-50, M Apr 22

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    I was told it'd get better.. i'm still waiting for it to. I get high every night just to stop thinking about you. and you don't cross my mind once. you missed my birthday. but i'm...
    flawlxsskay flawlxsskay 18-21, F 19 hrs ago

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    Well, I was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV and it is all I know. My entire family lives within 20 minutes of each other and I am SUPER close to all of them, especially my mother...
    perkypup6260 perkypup6260 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    I miss sharing music with him. I miss getting high and imagining him laying next to me. I miss hearing how his day was and telling him about mine. I miss hearing about his weekends...
    MyMindCravesNectar MyMindCravesNectar 18-21, F Apr 16

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    my grandparents on my mom's side. Tammy and Pops. I miss them very much. Pops more then Tammy because it took me a long time to get close to my grandpa. When I was in the 8th grade...
    favestril favestril 41-45, F a week ago

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    Last night was the worst. I miss him so much. The flashback comes, those memories. I miss how you knock my window just to let me know that you were there. I miss climbing trees...
    supernerd22 supernerd22 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 20

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    I still miss this guy that I only dated a short time. I didn't realize that I still missed him until I saw him and all of those feelings came flooding back. I don't think he feels...
    Rae1983 Rae1983 31-35, F a week ago

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    I'm talking to my best friend right now and we are just telling each other how we miss each other and it's literally breaking my heart. We go to two different colleges far from...
    autumnraiin autumnraiin 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    Where to begin. First off let me say I appreciate each and every comment and opinion, whether you believe it's best for me to move on which I've already heard a million times or I...
    Wantingtofixthepast Wantingtofixthepast 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 13

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    My best friend was killed in a car accident in January of 2013. She was the one who actually made my formative high school years somewhat tolerable. I didn't have many friends in...
    Missdrakerss Missdrakerss 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 14

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    It's been nearly five years since I saw you last. I need your wisdom now more than I ever have. I wish you could give me one more sign that everything will be all right. You...
    bobrido bobrido 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 15

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    I miss you most on Tuesdays. I don't know why. It makes no sense. I don't miss you as much on Mondays which would be the most dreaded day of the week. I don't miss you so much on...
    saraandherfoxes saraandherfoxes 22-25, F Apr 21

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    I'm getting closer and closer to the three year mark of his death things I thought I'd never forget aren't as sharp as they were but that doesn't mean I don't miss him as much...
    Lostduck Lostduck 26-30, F Apr 21

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    Wrote my experience on this topic already but I can't help but do it again. I miss my best friend a lot. I'm still not sure exactly why he stopped talking to me on my birthday...
    legzydawly legzydawly 18-21 4 days ago

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    as it says I miss my grandpa, I miss when I you to stay at their home and he'd wake up very early I'd smell the coffee that was brewing and the food that was cooking, we would eat...
    KValentine17 KValentine17 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    :( so so much... Not just one person but multiple people. -KK, TM, CB, CB, CS, TG, and TR The initials of the people who have either 1) walked out my life and left me broken and...
    Catho Catho 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    It's so ****** up, but I do. I miss when we were little and we did stupid things together on weekends. I even miss part of when things changed, when I had panic attacks and he held...
    KittyCunt KittyCunt 18-21, F Apr 3

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