I Refuse To Walk On Eggshells

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    Not Anymore

    I had to do it for so many years that I am done with it now. If I have to be around people that make me jumpy or uncomfortable then it won't be around them for long.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Nov 17, 2010

    Walk On Eggshells

    One person that makes the whole family walk on eggshells is my brother-in-law.  His whole family tend to be somewhat scared to offend him or say the wrong thing cause he's going to snap.  I was also told not to bother with him cause he is that way.  what...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Dec 3, 2010

    You Can't Make Me

    I won't do it for anyone! You can't make me. I will not tip toe around, stressed to the max, just so you don't get uncomfortable. Get out of your bubble. Live a little. And if you can't handle the truth, don't hang around me.
    NoWhereToGoButUp NoWhereToGoButUp
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 27, 2010

    I Just Can't Do It ...

    I often have times at home where I have to be careful what I say to avoid an argument.  But, sometimes I have to stand my ground. I am in a difficult situation at home where I often have to balance keeping the peace with my husband and not appearing to be a pushover in...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    10 Responses Feb 10, 2010

    Crunch Crunch Crunch

    If you're never wrong, then I am Captain Crunch.
    monsterdog81 monsterdog81
    31-35, M
    Apr 4, 2012

    I did this for many years.

    Now, if you create eggshells all around me, I dance on them. And get as far away from you as I can get. I refuse to walk on eggshells any more.
    Chrissiwho1989 Chrissiwho1989
    26-30
    Aug 14, 2015

    I Refuse!

    To pretend to be someone else, or to have to watch what I say, in fear of me offending someone.  I am not going to go out and be mean, but I will always speak my mind, no matter who is listening.  I think no one should have to.  I take advantage of my 1st...
    BamaBabe87 BamaBabe87
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 27, 2010

    i spent my childhood walking on egg shells,

    I refuse to spend my adulthood....
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 14, 2015
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