I Was Paid a Compliment Today

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    Yips, felt good. " you ain't the type of guy to

    care that much about whether you get turned down by a girl or not, all you want is to have fun, which is something good" Got it from another girl when we were talking about random stuff really.
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest
    18-21, M
    Mar 25, 2014

    =)

    "You have a beautiful smile by the way." -Drive thru guy. (I know, but its still nice to hear.)
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 11, 2008

    Afew Days Back...+)

    someone said that i was the most unforgetable person in his life/ college life---and for me, that's like, the biggest compliment i ever received. taht simple gesture really put a smile on my face.:)
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 22, 2009

    The Man From the Union...

    .....told me I have sexy voice... 1. He shouldn't have said that but he was probably trying to calm me down after my rant 2. Flu and a sore throat is far from sexy
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jan 7, 2009

    Numerous of compliments .

    They were all unexpected and really made me smile . Today in General was a good day . I love how the new me surrounds myself with friends and lives and enjoys life. I'm content within myself . I haven't smiled or laughed so hard in months . /. I'm happy that others are noticing...
    AliForever AliForever
    18-21, F
    Feb 17, 2014

    My Mother

    This compliment was for my mother,.  My daughter and i, took my granddaughter to the local clinic Tuesday just gone, for her 12 week injections,. Whilst there, i met a friend, whom i used to bother with in school, she was there with her grandson,. She instantly recognised me...
    welshbabe welshbabe
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Mar 30, 2012

    Stars and Moons

    One of the nice girls at the facility complimented me on my wedding ring while I was knitting.  It is the first time anyone liked my ring.  I don't believe in spending money on expensive jewelry, not to mention most of it isn't my taste. My ring cost 20 bucks.  It...
    Krypton Krypton
    31-35, F
    Jan 7, 2009

    I Think It Was..........

    I was foolishly trying to step through the snow and ice in my heels yesterday.   I only wanted to cross the street so I didn't bother putting on my more practical shoes.  As I'm just about to step off the curb a young man comes up behind me and says "I feel...
    Francescanolonger Francescanolonger
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jan 7, 2009

    We Shall See

    I was standing outside with my husband and he interrupts the conversation to say, "I love you so much."  I asked "Why exactly?", just to mess with him. He responded with, "You are just completely perfect."
    Krypton Krypton
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jan 8, 2009

    Today I wore absolutely no make-up.

    .. Very rare for me... I'm addicted to mascara... And normally when I don't wear makeup people think something is wrong... Like I've been crying or I'm sick. But, today no one said anything like that to me and two women I know were telling me how beautiful my complexion is and...
    Orangerocket Orangerocket
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jan 21, 2015

    Two, Actually.

    I know this girl. She has a model body and face, perfect hair, perfect teeth, gorgeous eyes, and a fun and bubbly personality that immediately attracts people to her like moths to a porch light. I was talking to her, laughing at old memories, discussing making new ones, and...
    conceptual conceptual
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2009

    So the soap I use for showers is kind of like.

    .cherry candy scented? And the cream I put on my skin is coconut. So now when I'm around people they're just like "something smells like chocolate or cupcakes" and I'm like "yeah that's me." So I'm not sure if being told you smell like chocolate or cupcakes or cookies is a...
    WintersSoldier2 WintersSoldier2
    18-21, F
    Sep 24, 2014

    A Reason To Smile

    I was paid a compliment yesterday actually and it was quite unexpected. Going to the dentist is hard for me. I have a fear of them for one thing and I always expect the worst. I also think I have an ugly smile and rarely show my teeth in pictures because of that. I take care of...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 3, 2012

    God's Greatest Gift....children

    I"m not sure if is the right group, but I just wanted to write this so I will have it for myself..... This last weekend....Valentines day weekend.......I had to work on saturday....my wife, being the kind hearted person she is offered for us to "baby sit" on of...
    cap1015 cap1015
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Feb 16, 2009

    Ahh, the Best Compliment Yet.

    "You're retarded,     But it's okay, it's funny." Why, thankyou.
    asdfok asdfok
    18-21, F
    Dec 12, 2008

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