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    it sounds funny when i talk to myself

    but it makes me feel better when no one is around i will talk to myself about everything it sounds stupid but i just feel good
    christinelim819 christinelim819 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 21, 2015

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    I've crossed over. I'm

    not only arguing with myself out loud, I'm now yelling at inanimate objects at the drugstore :( They didn't have the lotion I ALWAYS get so I had to search for another one. I don't know how long it lasted but they each heard how horrible they smelled and "who the f.uck would put...
    ilovenewsocks ilovenewsocks 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 21, 2015

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    RainbowCrayon666 RainbowCrayon666 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 24

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    I sometimes talk to myself

    and act out my thoughts too! It's entertaining, but really embarrassing when it happens in public! Imagine a girl who smiles or laughs when looking at the ground, the sky, clothes, etc.; or that suddenly has a shocked or confused expression. Yup, that's me. :D
    steph986 steph986 22-25, F 11 Responses Jan 14

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    More like thinking out loud.

    I hope people that hear me don't think I'm crazy.
    butterflybaby90 butterflybaby90 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    Mainly to get whatever's off my mind,

    but most just to somewhat discuss things. At first at was kinda worrying but it does make me feel better saying it out loud.
    FreelanceHero FreelanceHero 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 22, 2015

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    Today is tomorrow. I thought of this phrase

    while I was procrastinating. It sorta motivated me to get more things done. It should be a crime to waste time, or litter your mind with other peoples opinions about how you should be, or to drown in self pity.
    AliAlien AliAlien 22-25 1 Response Nov 17, 2015

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    I have full conversations with myself I ask

    myself questions then answer them and I don't have to worry about people misinterpreting what I say since sometimes I have a had time explaining what I mean.I even have inside jokes with myself.
    baewatch baewatch 22-25, F 14 Responses Oct 27, 2015

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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 7, 2015

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    My barometer is not working.

    I thought it was. It feels like I'm bothering people. No one to really talk to right now.
    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

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    I also reply back? It's like having a legit

    conversation with friends. I've become my own best friend haha.
    miiaa247 miiaa247 13-15, F 8 Responses Jul 24, 2015

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    To be honest it is when I don't,

    that I feel like something is wrong :/
    tearglow tearglow 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 26, 2015

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    anonymouslysleeping anonymouslysleeping 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 12, 2015

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    Yeah I do. Maybe a little too much actually.

    .... Okay ALLOT too much lol
    YouCantEscapeMyDemons YouCantEscapeMyDemons 13-15, M 9 Responses Nov 17, 2014

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    martinez1993 martinez1993 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 5, 2015

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    When I cannot put certain situations into words

    in order to tell people, I talk to myself and it usually helps to find the right words.
    0amy 0amy 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    pinkitten18 pinkitten18 16-17, F 4 Responses Dec 10, 2015

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    I enjoy talking to myself

    even if it does make me feel a little crazy. Its also pretty surprising how great the conversations are.
    kpsquigs kpsquigs 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 16, 2015

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    I am the only person's judgement

    that I can handle. Talking to myself helps level me out and calms me down at times.
    bellaunq bellaunq 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    When Alone

    Other than when I was married for a few years, I have lived alone my entire adult life. I also haven't had many friends. I started talking to myself when I was home alone years ago. I learned to never do it around other people, it seems to make them uncomfortable.After my divorce...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise 36-40, T 19 Responses Mar 19, 2013

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    I can have a 3 way argument with what seems to

    be 3 different people in my own mind. Each has a certain attitude and is quite mischievous and likes to do wrong things ( He has an Irish accent) There's the more rational and logical guy who always looks at all of the variables to a situation and try to reach a logical...
    TheDevilsSon666 TheDevilsSon666 46-50, M 4 Responses Jan 13

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    I can't help it, I'm the only one

    who understands me. LOL
    dirtydarkness dirtydarkness 31-35, F 11 Responses May 27, 2015

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    I seriously be in the house by myself,

    telling myself jokes laughing by myself just talking to myself.
    BleuReign BleuReign 16-17, F 5 Responses Aug 10, 2015

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    JustBipolarMe JustBipolarMe 46-50, M Dec 22, 2015

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    The original credit

    for this trick goes to TeirdalinShadowfall who taught me how to add myself to my circle :D Anyways its very easy just type this in the url bar: www_experienceproject.com/inbox/compose?to=mid (With a . instead of the _ EP was converting it to a link that's why I had to write...
    LordJackass LordJackass 18-21, M Dec 31, 2015

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    When someone asks me

    why i talk to myself Me: "hey, sometimes i just need an experts opinion"
    effyjenkins effyjenkins 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 5, 2015

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    I hate when you're talking to yourself at

    school, and then you start laughing because you're so funny and everyone looks at you like you're insane.
    mattinsula mattinsula 16-17, M 5 Responses Jul 2, 2015

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    I don't trust people

    who don't talk to themselves.
    RainbowCrayon666 RainbowCrayon666 16-17, F 6 Responses Jan 5

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    One morning I was in Walmart,

    it was like 6am & the store was quiet. So I was standing at the end of an aisle with a picture frame display. I was staring at the frames & wondering "out loud" to myself which frames I should buy. Eventually I noticed a maintenance man on a ladder in front of the aisle where...
    fairone fairone 46-50, F 7 Responses Jul 19, 2015

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    i am my own bestfriend.

    always talk to myself cause i feel that the only person that understands me is me.
    Cubeball Cubeball 18-21, M 5 Responses Apr 9, 2015

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    once, i got into an argument with myself

    so loud that my neighbor came by to check if i was alright
    kaliforniadreamin kaliforniadreamin 16-17, T 1 Response Jan 24

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    Haha, oh yes, especially

    when I am concentrating, in fact they gave me my own office at work because of it.
    csouls csouls 36-40, M 4 Responses May 27, 2015

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    That moment when you say something

    and people be like "I wasn't talking to you". Well I wasn't talking to you either so shut up.
    RainbowCrayon666 RainbowCrayon666 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 4

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    I set up a phone number with google voice

    and I text myself. Often. I'm my own BFF, lol :). I text myself things I would never tell anyone else. I have to say it's totally heightened my self awareness, and I'm amazed at how kind my Self is to me, even on my worst days.
    beesknees12 beesknees12 41-45, F 9 Responses May 7, 2015

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    I always talk to myself in my head

    but for the last two days I've noticed I'm starting to talk to myself out loud. wtf?
    ilovenewsocks ilovenewsocks 36-40, F 7 Responses Nov 21, 2015

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    I talk to myself so often,

    it comes to the point where my parents think I'm hiding a boy in my bedroom. it just helps calm me, and I amuse myself so much, I swear I could become a comedian. it gets bad when I start doing it at school and people give me strange looks, can't a girl have a conversation with...
    nicolieflowergirlie nicolieflowergirlie 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 12, 2015

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    I have the tendency to talk to myself

    when agitated or excited and alone. It's been a growing habit of mine since high school. It's not like I'm going crazy or anything. It's kind of my way of expressing myself when there's nobody around. It's a little embarrassing to think about, but I get a weird sense of...
    AliasSapien AliasSapien 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 14

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    One time my brother's girlfriend thought I had

    a boyfriend because she heard me talking and laughing loudly in my room. In reality I was just talking to myself. Yes, I am dating myself.
    nuwandaisaphony nuwandaisaphony 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 24, 2015

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    Crazy

    I have always been told if you talk to yourself its normal. But if you answer yourself then your crazy. Well i guess i'm crazy then. Not only do i answer myself but i yell at myself also. I am my own worse cridict. On the same hand i've had some of the best conversations with...
    WhisperingEchoes WhisperingEchoes 36-40, F 43 Responses Feb 19, 2013

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    The kid who sat in front of me in math would

    always turn around and say 'huh?' And I had to say I was actually talking to myself.... sorry. He got used to it.
    AlwaysRestless AlwaysRestless 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 4, 2015

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    Duh, I Talk To Myself

    Sometimes I need expert advice. =D
    AntiveninKiss AntiveninKiss 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 15, 2012

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    AliAlien AliAlien 22-25 2 Responses Dec 7, 2015

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    People ask, " Are you talking to yourself?

    " I reply, " why of course, who else can I trust?"
    typicallymisunderstood typicallymisunderstood 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2015

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    I talk to myself while washing dishes .

    . I talk to myself when I'm alone.. makes me feel better i don't think there's anyone willing to hear my thoughts :o scary.. boring..
    mergirl123 mergirl123 18-21, F 12 Responses Apr 18, 2015

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    I do this all the time.

    I would like to believe that I'm not crazy, but sanity's overrated. I mainly talk to myself because it makes me feel less lonely.
    dourpenguin dourpenguin 18-21, M 10 Responses Dec 9, 2013

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