I Sometimes Can't Pay Attention

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    It Happens

    When people are talking to me sometimes their voice is so boring/annoying/monotone the words just melt together and I don't understand what they are saying so I just tune out.
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal
    18-21, F
    Feb 12, 2008

    I Wonder What It Is That Causes This?

    I have read maybe 6 or 8 comments since I logged in tonight that I just couldn't follow. I am use to this happening now and again but tonight I seem to be on a roll. Could some of you please type slower for me tonight?
    BlueGeorgia BlueGeorgia
    41-45, M
    8 Responses Feb 11, 2008


    Cause I am always looking at shiny things.**goes to play with aluminum foil**
    TalkN3rdy2Me TalkN3rdy2Me
    26-30, F
    9 Responses Mar 27, 2011

    I'm sometimes looking the other way

    and I end up catching myself looking at the ground or playing with my pencil in class. I sometimes forget what the teacher is discussing and I sometimes tune out. I tend to go in a daydream and I lose touch with reality. Is it just me?
    Music4Us Music4Us
    13-15, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2015

    Oh Yea..

    Sometimes I will be reading a book, then I will blank out and go off to lala land then snap back and read back over what i read. That will usually happen ten times before i have to close to book and go do something else. Or I will be emailing or on messanger with some friends and...
    AlbinoLapineRedQueen AlbinoLapineRedQueen
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 8, 2009

    What You Says.

    I sometimes lose train of thought when I am doing something. It isn't really a bad train either. I sometimes will be sitting back watching tv, all of a sudden, God pops into my mind and lets me know he is still with me. It also bothers my husband sometimes. I think it is rather...
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy
    22-25, F
    Aug 24, 2008

    When Ur On My Mind ...

    When i see u before class..I just cant help but think about you as i am sitting in class..i can't i Just CAN'T !!!! Pay attention to what is going on.. I just have U on my mind.. It don't matter if i don't see you before class i still think about you.. Only When U !!! r on my...
    MzLoveAll MzLoveAll
    18-21, F
    Dec 6, 2010

    There Are Times That I Can't Pay Attention

       I know there are times that its hard for me to pay attention.  I will just zone out on some one that is talking to me. I just seem to not be able to pay attenchen to what they are saying. I don't know why that is. I also get distracted very eassy. I just have so...
    acjf acjf
    22-25, F
    Oct 31, 2010

    I Zone Out Or Something

    Somebody is trying to tell me a story or some little tidbit and then they say "Did you hear what I just said?" I look at them dumbfounded and say something or other and have them repeat themselves. I don't know why I did not hear them in the first place or where my...
    cinfullynn cinfullynn
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 12, 2008
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