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    Reading People

    I do read people quite well.  95% of the time I can be right and 5%, I can be wrong.  I amaze myself everytime I am right, it is a good feeling.  I try not judging / reading a person from the first time we meet but just by the...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 29, 2010

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    But some still sucker me.

    So i moved away from cities. And still found jerks ruling. Sheeeesshhhh. Rescue me
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Sep 8

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    It's a Good Thing Too

    because it helps warn me away from the dangerous people out there!
    missadventurer missadventurer 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 11, 2008

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    No Sympathy

    I understand pretty well how people work and what makes them tick. I pick up on emotions quickly. Unfortunately, I'm 100% empathy, 0% sympathy. I know what you're going through, how you're feeling, but have no ability to express it. I understand it, but have no ability to comfort...
    ForShame ForShame 22-25, M 7 Responses Jan 30, 2013

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    And it causes a lot of problems

    that never existed before. I can tell when someone is completely uninterested, bored, excited, lonely, and a vast variety of others. And in social situations, it creates problems for me. I read into people too much and scare them away, or push them away. I try to cover up my...
    stratos934 stratos934 22-25, M Aug 18

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    Vibrations

    When a person first stands before me I read. I pick up on Body Language. They tell you what words won't.   Look within the Eyes, an open door to their soul.   Vibrations I do feel, very strongly. Based on NEED and EXPERIENCE I learned to trust those feelings.  ...
    RogueAlphaFemale RogueAlphaFemale 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 11, 2008

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    READ & Feel

    i can read people very well too...i can tell if a person is good or bad, i can see peoples auras and i pick up on emotions...like i feel what the other person is feeling...especially my close friends...the worst emotion i've picked up so far was the death of my friends father...i...
    dignus101 dignus101 26-30, F Jul 30, 2008

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    Do It All The Time....

    I like to watch when you talk..... I read your eye movements, hand gestures, etc... I like to watch when you lie and fabricate things, you never make eye contact.... When you're nervous you fidget in your chair.... When you're mad.... How you clench your jaw......Of course...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jan 26, 2010

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    Social Situations

    I am good at spotting subtle changes in how others relate to me and to those around them even if I don't make them aware that I noticed.
    Shaylon Shaylon 26-30, F 5 Responses May 13, 2008

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    I Can

    Depending on how I know you, I can usually read people rather well.  It makes most people uncomfortable when I do this.  It's a talent I keep most of the time to myself.  It helps me understand people better.  It also frustrates me as well.  Espeically...
    iwantlove iwantlove 46-50, F 5 Responses May 29, 2009

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    It Can Be Good Or A Scary Thing Too.

    Based on past experiences..I learned a big lesson. Bail..run or walk away when you see negative behavior. You can read dishonesty, anger or aggression. People with hurtful agendas.. Look listen and learn to read people. I'm not saying don't be open minded..be honest with...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F 1 Response May 3, 2010

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    Everything Is Hidden Somewhere

    I am sensitive. I can read from faces, from gestures, from body-language, from eyes. Everything is hidden there. It's not easy to deceive me. Because i read wangles from the behavior. I appreciate those who are yourselves, even with their vices, because i know they don't lie to...
    bublina bublina 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2008

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    If The Shoe Fits

    Working in retale all my life, i've gotten a knack of reading people.I don't know if it's a blessing or a curse.But after being on EP,i've found it to be a blessing.I can tell who's legit and who's not.Since i'm from the old school,I believe in plain talk.I'm not afraid to lay it...
    Waymor Waymor 46-50, M Mar 11, 2013

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    And Im Always Right

    i can always figure out how a person is just by lookin at them. Even tho i don't usually completely "judge" by 1st impressions BUT i do observe people..by the simple things they do
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 3, 2010

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    Distrust

    I guess i never really trusted a lot of people so i have developed ways of understanding people better, i study their facial expressions, reactions how they express themselves, people give a lot away about themselves.Im not a judgemental person but i like to know more about...
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M 3 Responses Mar 20, 2008

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    I Can Just Tell

    as a child, my mother always used to give me a hard time for being mean to a friend of hers. she would even punish me because i would tell her that her friend was no good and neither were her kids. 5 years later, her friend had an affair with my father and her last child may very...
    soconfused17 soconfused17 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 21, 2009

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    In a Little Bit of Time...

    I can pretty much always read a person. If I can trust them, what motivates them, what is important to them and sadly what are their insecurities. I guess that is why I did so well as a door to door sales person.
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 9, 2009

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    Feeling

    I can Feel things in people that are both Positive and Negative, without saying a word. Some people say that it is body language, but  I don;t think so.  Your Friend Always  Shorty
    countryboy52 countryboy52 26-30, M Aug 2, 2008

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    Reading People

    Reading people really depends on what you mean. Physically I can tell what a person is feeling and thinking when I look at their face, but my perception goes deeper. I can also feel what they feel, which is a blessing and a curse at times. I often have to explain to other people...
    Sparklepaws Sparklepaws 18-21, M 1 Response May 13, 2008

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    Teehee

    I can read people in the sense of both reactions and there personalities. I can know a lot about a person in a manner of minutes. I'm also very good a manipulation. It's a natural ability and half the time I don't know i'm doing it. Still even though I didn't chose to have these...
    Reow Reow 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 1, 2008

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    Pop Quiz Empaths!

    Alright.. so I gotta do it!Since you all are so good at reading.. take a shot at me. Just from my picture and sarcasm.:)Interested to see what we get.Don't worry.. I'll be reading you by responses.and don't worry. I won't cry myself to sleep if you don't want to be my friend.
    artisticallytuned artisticallytuned 22-25, F Aug 19, 2011

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    Only Thing I Can Say I Am Proud Of

    i've always been pretty good at it i guess. i don't know why but i've always had the ability to tell things about people, i've never really thought it was that great or anything. in fact you could say its kinda been a drag on my life, i've never been able to just truly enjoy...
    CaptainJackass CaptainJackass 22-25, M Feb 8, 2011

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    Can't Help It ..

     Through situations in my life i have learnt to read people very well. I never used to be a popular girl with anyone, not even my family and i would get bullied serverly in school. Until eventually i learnt to read people and also i found i was damn good at it and could...
    followthewhiterabbit followthewhiterabbit 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 1, 2009

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    The "Creepy Vibe"

    It's something I've always been pretty good at - in particular, picking up what I call the 'creepy vibe'. It's something I pick up within the first few minutes of speaking to someone - the best way to describe it would be a 'slimy' feeling. It's that distinctly uneasy feeling...
    spektor spektor 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 22, 2008

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    I Choose Who I Want In My Life

    Sure, I can look at someone and feel their energy.  But there's 3 different body's of energy to read.  I'm not always in the mind set to feel any, so I do take into consideration their outward mood, body behavior, boundary lines. But that's all if I want to. ...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 4 Responses Nov 7, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    I truly care about people's well being. I'm a good listener and like helping people resolve issues or. Things they are going through in life.
    dcal88 dcal88 51-55, F Oct 4

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    ugn cant get reads why do not people want to read it i just want to cut my hands of because they are not worth writing i dont like writing because people dont like to read my...
    ihatemylife4ever ihatemylife4ever 18-21, F 11 hrs ago

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    if people read my thoughts they would either be sexually aroused or disgusted.
    Danae102 Danae102 18-21, F 13 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    you know what i realllly hate , people who think that i say bad stuff about myself to attract attention ,, well ,, to those people ,, I AM FREAKIN NOT !!!! i DO believe that i am...
    TiTiFreaky TiTiFreaky 18-21, F 3 Responses 35 mins ago

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    The more time I am alone, the more I realize some things. You'd think I'd tell myself this relationship was no good for me, but I'm not. The reason why we are struggling is obvious...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 2

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    I'm glad I can't read minds though but sometimes I'd like to. If everyone could mind read , life would be pretty strange , you would know someone within a few seconds from first...
    NobbyWolf NobbyWolf 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 28

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    You know, there's been times where I've seen people say that if your parents didn't care about you than you wouldn't still be with them. Well, in my opinion, that's completely...
    MrsDuckx3 MrsDuckx3 16-17 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I try to fool myself into thinking I can learn to live the single life. All I have to do is stay busy , get creative, and meet new and exciting people. Sounds like a good life. But...
    ladybug76 ladybug76 36-40, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I love reading to my son Toro, he used to read out loud too but since the VGKC antibodies affected his skills he hasn't anymore. Anyway, I will always love story time at bedtime...
    Whinny00 Whinny00 26-30, F 1 Response 46 mins ago

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    This may seem a bit Pollyanna, however, I do not know what it feels like to hate. I suppose I am lucky in a way. Don't let me mislead you though, I've been hated and I do not get...
    Helper96 Helper96 46-50, F Oct 5

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    Well, i guess in some stages of life, we all have to be fake. I hate myself too cause sometimes i fake a smile etc...
    LovelyBitch1 LovelyBitch1 16-17, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Well...I would be if it ever actually happened. Lmao I'd probably have a heart attack or stroke right then and there from the shock.
    UglyBetsy UglyBetsy 31-35, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Toilet has received superior quality as well and on the floor There's tiles, Protection box within the wardrobe and Excellent wi-fi link. The meals can be great and the prices...
    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M Sep 26

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    I don't know what to say. I just typed a lot of stuff on my iPad, but I decided to start afresh. The only way to keep from worsening a situation is to spend personal time thinking...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Oct 2

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    A Diamond Sparkles …… I met you last night, quite by chance As my eyes performed their usual dance, across the page. Your words wise; and the beauty of your truth resounded...
    progeo progeo 51-55, M 4 Responses Oct 6

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    Oh, wow, someone hasn't made a pointless entry on here in a few days. Anyway I want to discuss Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov. I nominated this book for my book club as part of Banned...
    dustypork dustypork 31-35, F 8 Responses Oct 1

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    People I hate: My parents, my friends, my enemies, my peers, my teachers, my neighbors, my BEST friends, and worst of all myself. I can never do anything "right". There is always...
    Angekinz Angekinz 22-25, F Sep 28

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    I hate how some people smoke or drink or do drugs eat extremely unhealthy. I know a lot of it is either their choice or something they can't control I won't judge some one by it I...
    singledaddy101 singledaddy101 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 5

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    My reading list is a little long at the moment... First off on my reading list is my newest paperback edition of DUNE, which I've been wanting to get forever. Second on my reading...
    TheDaken TheDaken 26-30, M 4 Responses Oct 7

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    Well this isn't just to make people feel sorry for me , I really have to say this to someone( I don't have any) . Generally people , even if I haven't met them before hates me. It...
    prophet558 prophet558 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 12

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    Don't bother talking to me or adding me if: 1. You are going to be a pervert/ creepy person 2. Don't add me if you are want dirty photos or anything similar. i will not send it...
    Ultimatedorktroid Ultimatedorktroid 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    I am now reading 'The Three Musketeers' by Alexander Dumas. I thought i knew this story, having seen several versions of it on film, but the book gives so much more. For example...
    Wyesman Wyesman 70+, M 5 Responses Oct 3

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    There were years of my life when reading kept me sane. I am usually reading multiple books at a time, and all types. Lately, classic novels. There is nothing quite as peaceful...
    KnightMoves KnightMoves 46-50, M 3 Responses Oct 8

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    today i went to the renaissance festival in my city and spent the $25 to have a tarot reading and to have my palms read. now growing up, i was raised to believe that this is all...
    aciddreams aciddreams 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 12

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    Quite a few of my dearest friends have deleted their accounts without a simple goodbye, no explanation whatsoever, just an unfinished conversation. It hurts my feelings when people...
    DrKittyNinjaBunny DrKittyNinjaBunny 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 12