I Say Hello to Strangers

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    I love saying hi to strangers every where. whether if its at the store, in my car, or in a low populated area. I say hi to about 10 people i never seen before everyday. I only say hi to guys cause i don't like old people and i never gotten along with girls from my school...
    girlytomboy girlytomboy
    1 Response Aug 4, 2011

    It's Hard

    To be out and about, happen to pass someone and not say, "Hello" to them.  Just seems rude not to.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 22, 2009

    Makes My Day

    I smile a lot and say Hello to almost everyone I pass.  Sometimes you can see the smile cross their face as they say Hi back.  It makes my day to see that smile and I hope it makes their day just a little better.l 
    rhettbuttler69 rhettbuttler69
    61-65, M
    9 Responses May 3, 2009
    Lovekai Lovekai
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 22, 2014
    Dundundunnn Dundundunnn
    16-17, F
    Feb 5, 2015


    There are a lot of people in Belfast that still look passer bys  in the eye and smile and say hello. It was of course, more frequent in days gone past, I remember as a child, everyone used to say hello to everyone else in the street Yet there are still a number of people...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Apr 22, 2009

    There are some strangers

    that are nice. mean, and crazy. Working in retail as got me to open up to strangers.
    CoolKid77 CoolKid77
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Mar 20, 2015

    I've been on vacation

    for a few days, and I have especially enjoyed the company of the many neighbors that live in condos surrounding mine, even though a lot of them I don't know their names. There's Fish Dude, who catches so many gigantic fish and enjoys showing them to me. There's Nice Lady, who...
    superkitty17 superkitty17
    31-35, F
    Jun 25, 2014


    I live in Chicago but i am from Michigan where it's okay to say hello and good morning... I was out with this girl and she was shocked when I started to say hello to people not just people walking by but in line or at a bar, she said it was cause I was from Michigan and everyone...
    Starbuck82 Starbuck82
    31-35, F
    Apr 8, 2011

    "What Did You Say"

    this dude asked me that today. I was out today running errands and was passing by this guy and said, "Good morning, sir."He looked at me and said, "What did you say?""I said, good morning sir."He just looked so dumbfounded.  I said, "It's impolite to pass people and not...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 23, 2010

    Our First Meeting

        I hate the cliche love at first sight so I usually chalk it up to lust. I normally do not act urges like this but for some reason this time I felt I had to at least say hello. I walked over to where you were sitting smiled at you nodded and said hello. You simply gave me a...
    rt65dawgs rt65dawgs
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Jul 28, 2010
    vaccticuz vaccticuz
    22-25, M
    Apr 22, 2014

    I Say Hello to Strangers Too

    I love people, and i hate discriminations too, i am happy to talk with people in the supermarket, in a store o walking around the block, just i love it. Make my day, say hello to someone and that one stop to talk at leat a few words.When i used to work before my girl was born i...
    passion4fitness passion4fitness
    36-40, F
    3 Responses May 4, 2009

    I Wanted To Make The Day Of The Cashier At Whole Foods Market !!!

    I was at whole foods market and I saw the cashier was a little bored so I told her I was going on a date and asked her how I looked.She smiled and told me I looked I was dressed really nice and said she liked my watch.  She also said she wished she was on a date but she had to...
    patsfan85 patsfan85
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 8, 2011
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