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I Think Inanimate Objects Have Feelings

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    I Cant Help But Feel Sorry For Everything

    I am the type of person that cant shake the feeling that inanimate objects have feelings. Its everything in my life all the time. I wish it could go away, I cry because I don't want something to feel like I don't like it anymore because I'm giving it away. Its consumed me.
    SnowWhite2 SnowWhite2 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 21, 2009

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    Have You Ever Noticed That Just About Every Car You See...

    ...not only seems to have a face, but to wear a certain expression? some of them look like they have a mean grin (slanted lights), others seem to be in rage (A large frowning grille). Many of the old cars had this quality too. Several looked frightened (Large bug eyed lights, and...
    mrdevonian mrdevonian 22-25, M Jun 26, 2011

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    SammiSakura SammiSakura 13-15, F Nov 22, 2014

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    Quirky Traits :)

     I work in a shop and will say if there is shampoo on a shelf and I have to put more out I will make sure the the shampoo that was already there goes to the front so it goes next an the other shampoos dont make fun of it.... or like on farmville i stoped playing but I sold...
    shellib44 shellib44 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 6, 2010

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    But Borris Has Feelings Too

    I feel like everything has feelings. When I was younger ex) a package of.bacon would be in the dairy section and I felt like the bacon was lonely and didnt like being apart from the pork products so i'd go and put it back. I have a stuffed animal named borris. I feel like he has...
    Sadlena Sadlena 18-21, F Aug 11, 2013

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    When I was 13 my parents got me a phone

    and I have had it ever since ( I am 16 years old now) and the first case I put on it was a cat case. And over the years I have collected about 20 phone cases that I have never used, because whenever I change the case on my phone I feel like it feels betrayed and abandoned. I can...
    TardisBlue135 TardisBlue135 16-17, F Aug 21, 2014

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    This is silly but true.

    .. Don't know why I think this ...maybe I'm just superstitious ??
    roseanne00 roseanne00 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 21, 2014

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    "I Think Inanimate objects Have Feelings!!

    I know in reality that these things like dolls or stuffed animals don't have feelings.  For the life of me if I see one of my granddaughters toy's on the floor, I will pick it up and make it comfortable on her bed.  If I see one of her dolls on the bed without a...
    TexasLily TexasLily 51-55, F 31 Responses Feb 11, 2009

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    The Banana Brainwashing Technique

    Psychologically i believe i was inadvertantly brainwashed as a child. my mom, who meant well, was always a very empathetic person. when i was little, she would tell me things like- "if you dont finish your banana, it will be sad and cry." this same 'rule' applied to most foods...
    synnfuleyes synnfuleyes 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 20, 2010

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    Somewhat Related Community...

    "I Love Things Who Malfunction In Interesting Ways" ... It stands to reason that things who have feelings would sometimes malfunction, right? And this gives object-lovers like myself a chance to caress them and tell them they'll be fine :-) ... Of course no amount of...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 5 Responses Feb 16, 2009

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    Not Really, But

    Sometimes I act like it. I always did as a child, and it never fully wore off.When I was a child, I would try to feed whatever toy I happened to be playing with around mealtimes. I would also make sure my toys looked comfortable and happy in their places in my room. I would talk...
    Brieks07 Brieks07 22-25, F Feb 16, 2011

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    It has gotten better over the years

    but when I was little I was miserable. I remember my mom picking up a ketchup bottle at Walmart once and then putting in down. I cried because I thoughr it might feel rejected. I thought it got excited when she picked it up that we were going to buy it and then for her to put...
    cristy1989 cristy1989 22-25 2 Responses Nov 2, 2014

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    Our Elevator's Name Is Otis

    I find that when I greet Otis on a regular basis and ask how he's doing that he doesn't break down for me as he does with other people in our building. I tend to thank inanimate objects also, which I think is appropriate and I am sure is appreciated by them.  (insider eye...
    MaMegabyte MaMegabyte 51-55, F 6 Responses Feb 14, 2009

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    My Dragon Statuette

    I think my dragon has feelings because it has this Mona Lisa smile hahaha lol. So I clean him once a week and face it to the sunlight so that he'll get warm. I so pamper that dragon statuette
    Dumstey Dumstey 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 27, 2010

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    Night Of The Living Computer.

    Having a lot of time on my hands I went into paint on my computer a couple weeks ago and began the prosess that would somehow embue my machine with a malevolent life all it's own. I gave it a face. I started with a black background, and in bright green I etched a pair of square...
    mrdevonian mrdevonian 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 17, 2011

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    I'm Glad to Know I'm Not the Only One

    I decided to google this because I wanted to make sure that my best friend and I were not the only ones who did this - and I wanted to know what it was called !  I'm not crazy I swear !  I think that some people do this because they are very...
    fitnessISlife22 fitnessISlife22 22-25 4 Responses May 16, 2009

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    My Beloved Catherine

    Some years ago I bought this beautiful little alarm clock I named "Catherine". I talk about objects meeting the same needs as people, but let me tell you about Catherine.  Asside from her many other desirable qualities, Catherine is _LOYAL_.   If you look up...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 4 Responses Jan 22, 2010

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    I don't even know why I think they do.

    .. I have ended up with so many stuffed toys and other things (like figurines) and can't throw them away because that would hurt them and that they depend on me. I ended up with a cold in winter because I believed all my stuffed toys were cold so I gave up my blankets for them...
    Purpleshadow11 Purpleshadow11 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    Stuffed Animals Have Feelings, Too

    Like a lot of other people I always paid attention to the feelings of my stuffed animal friends. :) I used to have a gigantic collection of stuffed animals and beanie babies (
    gloomysunday gloomysunday 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21, 2010

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    I have a picture Of Sonic the Hedgehog

    that I carry around with me almost everywhere. We talk about everything! (well I talk and he listens) I love him so much!
    roxrockman roxrockman 26-30, F Nov 20, 2014

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    TheAnonymousTroll TheAnonymousTroll 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 21, 2014

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    Hoarding Stops My Guilty Feelings.

    I have a strange thing about... every inanimate object. I they all just have feelings, and I hate that I have that mindset. I feel terrible when I throw things away and if I think an object is "important," I sometimes whisper sorry to them as I have to throw them away. Writing...
    SonicSophie SonicSophie 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2011

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    Hershey

    My lovable chocolate colored teddy bear. I love my Hershey sooo much. Sleep with him every single night since I got him many years ago. When I wake up, I always try to set him close to his other stuffed animal friends so they can all hang out comfortably. They all have names and...
    ToxicLove89 ToxicLove89 22-25, F Jul 23, 2011

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    Well...

    I try to treat them like they do, and on several occasions I've seen them act like they do... In any event, if anyone reading this is sexually or romantically attracted to manmade things of any kind, just send me a private message and we can have our own party :-)
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 Feb 12, 2009

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    I Blame Television...

    Toy Story, The Brave Little Toaster! It makes children talk to toilets, and believe me I've heard them do it!
    ashleyxxpiano ashleyxxpiano 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2010

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    Don't Look At Me Like That!

    I can never seem to let go of stuffed animals or animal figures..I don't want them to think i don't love them anymore! I look at there little face and I just can't do it. I also feel bad for stuffed animals at thrift stores ....stores like goodwill, I feel like I can feel there...
    UrbanxXSugar UrbanxXSugar 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 20, 2010

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    I like you. There's no reason to tell you this but I have to because if I don't, it's going build up until I explode. You tilt your head when you think as if you're inviting all...
    PieceOfSummer PieceOfSummer 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    The toaster, the tv, my phone, door frames etc Aything that gets in my way lol
    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M 3 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    I swear at and even threaten my laptop when it doesn't work the way I want it to. That doesn't make it work but it makes me feel better.
    yval711 yval711 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    Look, if they **** me off then I'm gonna do it. Like my tv for instance
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    A chair attached me😭😭😭😭😭
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    One time I yelled at a piece of popcorn for not landing in my mouth.
    HarleyMahLov HarleyMahLov 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    I yell at the other team when they are beating me in sports games just playfully tho lol.
    avo3 avo3 18-21, M Jan 15

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    When I'm bored, I just start yelling at my exercise ball, and it usually wins the conversation.....•_^
    ayeitsjhoicx ayeitsjhoicx 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 15

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    Many times I get so scared, I stop breathing and it gets me into a lot worse trouble. It's hard being me. Well, not always, not when I get loved. :)
    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 4

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