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I Often Feel Ignored

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    Stop Ignoring Me

    Okay Kids these are my rules: MOMS RULES If I cook it~you will eat it If I buy it~you will wear it If I wash it~you will put it away If I clean it~you will keep it clean If I say bedtime~you will say good night If I say get off the phone~you will hang up If I say no~you don't...
    kiki1956 kiki1956 56-60, F 2 Responses Feb 21, 2012

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    I Am...Needy?

    I feel ignored and isolated sometimes. Sometimes, there is a very good reason for feeling this. Other times, I become used to this emotion, this feeling of betrayal and hopelessness and isolation, when I really am not being ignored. To stop this, I try to write myself a list...
    AzaleaMay AzaleaMay 36-40, F Aug 14, 2013

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    But Why Do I Care?

    I've always known that people don't care about me and I've always known that people don't see much in me. Why the heck do I keep trying anyway? I'm just a weak and pathetic person. I'm probably the most expendable person on earth. Maybe I should just die and get it over with...
    girlanonymous girlanonymous 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 16, 2011

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    Social Interaction

    Being a person with disabilities, I spend a great deal of time in my home. I don't get to go out and socialize much, can't gain access to my friends' homes, can't get into some buildings because they have steps, don't go on shopping trips because I have to limit my excursions to...
    rollingwithhusky rollingwithhusky 46-50, F 3 Responses Feb 16, 2011

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    I Still Need Her

    there is this girl I met,she was nice,beautiful and the only kind of a girl any man can wish to be his girlfriend. We become friends for so long and do many things together but never got next or into bed together.Problem arises when I saw a friend(girl) of hers who she...
    Dhuoor Dhuoor 18-21, M Apr 15, 2010

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    I Often Feel Ignored

    i often feel ignored even though that isnt true always
    akhilsnath akhilsnath 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 22, 2012

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    I Won't Be Ignored

    Somedays I feel like I am invisible.  I think that is why I ended up gaining so much weight. Like if I am big as a house, you can't possibly dismiss me or pretend I am not there. Ironically, the bigger I get, the more I feel that people ignore me.  I guess it...
    trixiegirl trixiegirl 46-50, F Oct 14, 2008

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    To Comment Or Not to Comment?

    I have felt ignored most of my life.  I feel that most of what I say is disregarded and then when something happens/goes wrong that I tried to talk about, people look at me like: why didn't you speak up?  Hello!! I did, you just choose to ignore me.  For this...
    trixiegirl trixiegirl 46-50, F 9 Responses Feb 15, 2009

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    Whatever....

    I know most people don't like me and wonder why I don't talk much. I know you will read this and not comment. I'm used to that. So go ahead and judge... I know that I'm unique. Go ahead and try to ignore me because I'm different! I didn't do a damnn thing to you. Go ahead and try...
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe 22-25 4 Responses Jul 13, 2011

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    Here we are, all together

    and alone at the same time.....
    HollowSoul1971 HollowSoul1971 41-45, M Nov 15, 2014

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    So, I was over at my boyfriend's house this

    evening. His brother ended up coming in from his college. He scared the daylights out of us, because he was sitting behind us in silence for about 10mins, and at the end of the movie we were watching he whispered "how precious." The reaction quickly escalated to my boyfriend...
    mkmoore mkmoore 18-21, F Sep 30, 2014

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    Silent

    I often feel like my voice isn't heard. Between my family, my friends, the guy Im seeing.. Sometimes I feel like no one cares about what I have to say. Maybe they aren't ignoring, maybe they just don't care. My friends seem to come and go when they seem to care. And the guy Im...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 19, 2012

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    Communicate... Is That Really So Difficult?!

    For months now I've been planning a baby shower for my youngest niece. I've written about the difficulties this has caused for myself and my family on my other blog pages, so I'm not going to go into it here... but what I am going to write about here is the incredibly...
    rollingwithhusky rollingwithhusky 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 13, 2011

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    Why am I never heard?

    It has become the given that everyone talks over me especially at work. People who I think care don't hear what I say. I tend to keep my thoughts to myself more and more. I have conversations in my mind as it feels better to do that than attempt to talk to someone and just...
    IllusiveLittleMe IllusiveLittleMe 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 23

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    By those who are supposed to love me.

    It's exhausting being so alone.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 26

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    I don't blame anyone

    for ignoring me. I wouldn't want to talk to me either. I get mad sometimes, but I shouldn't be pissed at them. I completely understand, I deserve it. I'm okay with being ignored, I know no one wants to talk to me. I'm a screw up, I mess up everything. 😪
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 28, 2014

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    Why Does Their Ignorance Hurt Me?

    I’m beginning to reach the point where I want to give up. To be honest, I’ve felt like this for the past few years, but it’s only recently that this feeling’s really started to settle in. I feel let down, and I’m not sure who to trust anymore. I feel...
    Abyssopelagic Abyssopelagic 18-21 3 Responses Aug 10, 2010

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    I don't want to say I hate it,

    and it might just be my interpretation, the world looks strange in my eyes, I try to believe everyone loves me, cus I received lots of bday wishes, but I sometimes feel being really ignored. When I was crying on the train heading downtown yesterday, I was upset about how my...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 16, 2014

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    I don't think, I'm a bad person.

    Yes, I make mistakes but I really try to be nice to people, to help them, be there for them but... they don't really appriciate it. They can easily ignore me the next day and act like we're not friends, like we don't even know each other. And when I need a shoulder to cry on...
    PorcelainDoll98 PorcelainDoll98 16-17, F 1 Response May 17

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    Isn't it funny how the monsters

    that used to be under your bed or in your closet suddenly crawled inside your head and became you.
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F Feb 12

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    i feel like people dont listen

    or want to hear what i have to say.
    psfromthestars psfromthestars 16-17, F Apr 17

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    I've always been ignored.

    . Anytime I'm with my friends, someone says "you're really pretty" to both of my friends but never says it to me. Anytime I'm at cheer practice I get shoved aside unless they really need me to practice something with them. Sometimes when we need to carpool, the coaches will...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 26

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    Forgotten

    Everyone seems to ignore me. Everytime I try to say something someone cuts me off and everyone listens to them.. as if I weren't even talking.. I makes me feel sick.. Those kind of things drive me crazy.. It happens alot in my family. Everytime I try to tell them something...
    DetachedCitizen DetachedCitizen 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 15, 2010

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    I Don't Feel It. I Am Ignored.

    This of course relates to my life offline. For some reason people ignore me. I say something and its like they nod their head and acknowledge for two seconds and then back to ignore me. For some reason I'm also very forgettable. I remember when I use to take out the dog, people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 18, 2012

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    Especially In Conversations.

      I can honestly say tat I’ve not felt this way on EP, but in real life it is a common feeling that I have.   I can’t even begin to count the number of times that I feel like I’ve been ignored, especially during conversations. I’ll begin...
    lifeslife08 lifeslife08 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 21, 2008

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    So Young..

    I feel ignored by my husband. Im so lonley all the time. He's always hanging out with this person, going here and there and he forgets to make time for me. he only shows me affection when i bring it up and say HELLO. you have a wife over here.. then he will show me affection for...
    turtlemom turtlemom 22-25 Mar 22, 2012

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    No Matter What I Do, What I Say...

    ...I must be worthless. I cannot reach people. It must be me. some people are good at getting what they want. I am not.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 19, 2012

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    I hate being in a group.

    .. I'm inevitably the odd one out. It's always been this way. In school, I was stuck in groups that didn't even want me in projects. I took a cooking class, and I was the one stuck with clean up because no one cared if I got to cook. In PE, I was the last one left for teams...
    ImaginaryAlchemist ImaginaryAlchemist 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    Do You Think That Silence Makes A Good Man Convert?

    Everyday I sit in my bed and think about how my life is. And I wonder why no one cares about me. What is so wrong with me, that not one person can just stop and say, "Hey, are you okay?" Does no one see my cries for help? Does no one see this scars on my body? Does anyone notice...
    DetachedCitizen DetachedCitizen 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 20, 2011

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    I Must Be Running In Stealth Mode

    Lately I feel like I'm completely invisible.My long-time friend came to visit last Thursday and I kid you not, she was talking before she came through the door and didn't stop until she was walking out the door 8 hours later.She spent hours telling me about her issues at work...
    rollingwithhusky rollingwithhusky 46-50, F 4 Responses Oct 10, 2013

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    I Often Feel Ignored

    Sometime there's someone near me and I say something and I get no response that's when I feel ignored.  Or sometimes I'm amidst a group of people they converse with everyone but me  then I feel ignored.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 Feb 9, 2012

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    Nobody Knows Me

    I feel like the people who know me really don't know me. Either they don't care or they don't want to hear what I have to say. I have pretty well given up on the idea of having friends that really understand me. I have connected a bit with some people but this is online...
    lilystrange lilystrange 41-45, F Feb 11, 2009

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    Totally!

    I feel ignored..I used to feel ignored when I was little, when my mum and dad broke up and I was with my mum, she was on so many pills that she didn't even know I was there most of the time, she'd just tell me to run off and play, occasionally she'd be in an obsessive mood and...
    followthewhiterabbit followthewhiterabbit 22-25, F Dec 22, 2010

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    Ignore Me Because Its Fun?

    Who ignores me? everyone. When do they ignore me? all the time and especially when I most want to be heard. Why? jealousy of such a great mind. It took along time, but I have learnt to ignore back the people who ignore me.
    AlbinoPolarBear AlbinoPolarBear 22-25, M 4 Responses Nov 21, 2008

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    Am I Invisible Or What?

    i feel that 90% of the time im being ignored, wether it be in school or at home. I mean is it so hard to listen to what I have to say. For example, i was at home the other day and my family was ordering out. They asked everyone what they wanted but when i told them what i...
    xxbriannaxx xxbriannaxx 18-21, F Apr 16, 2010

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    I have never ignored someone but whenever I talk to others they constantly stare at me and then ignore me or brush me off... Who the **** do you think you are? You all are so...
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    every time I walk into public I feel like I'm not supposed to be there, like everyone sees me and knows I don't belong there, even among like minded people I feel completely out of...
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    As I walked into work this morning, I managed to greet my employees with a good morning smile. My routine is typically the same. However, this morning I just wasn't feeling up to...
    Macy21 Macy21 36-40, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I don't like being ignored. Feels like no one cares. Its not a Game when feelings are hurt. And leaves you confused.
    badgirlbee badgirlbee 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I felt like crying but nothing came out. It was just a sort of sad sickness, sick sad, when you can't feel any worse. I think you know it. I think everybody knows it now and then...
    raiee raiee 26-30 5 days ago

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    I can be around people yet still feel so alone... Having no voice to speak. Always being ignored. At my age you'd think that this wouldn't happen but it does. Especially in the...
    lostinwoods83 lostinwoods83 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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