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I Wonder What People Really See

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    Your perfect life lead you to believe the

    nieave conception that you should be a one dimensional person. Sheltered. My broken life and wisdom I gained from it saved you, your stability and love gave me something to hold on to. The Anwser is, true love does exist. Maybe it just isn't in the way you picture it.
    Cakecake123 Cakecake123 22-25, F Feb 7

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    Will the Man With No Eyes See Darkness?

      In my younger years, which is not that long ago for me, I first wondered if people saw different colours…because if you see red as I see green how am I to know the difference, because we both call the different colours the same thing. Now days I think science has...
    smebro smebro 22-25, M 15 Responses Jun 26, 2007

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    Its marvelous what you can see

    when you open your eyes. - - Anonymous
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Mar 10

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    I Wonderr If Anyonee Everr Looks Att Mee &

    Thinkk "Woww, She's Beautiful ?
    conniee3 conniee3 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 18

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    My junior year I moved schools to

    where I didn't know anyone. Now, I never had much confidence in myself. Ever. About how I look or whatever my talents may be, nothing. Then I got my first boyfriend just a couple months later. And things are going great. I even started to get a little confidence about how I look...
    TempingTheMind TempingTheMind 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 25

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    What do you see, when you look at me?

    Do you see me for who I am? Or do you see me through the tinted lenses of predetermined stereotypes? Do you see me as a unique individual, or do I seem like a cliche nobody? Who am I to you? Do I mean anything at all? Am I your friend? Or just a source of entertainment to you...
    JustAnotherConflictedSoul JustAnotherConflictedSoul 13-15, M 9 Responses Jun 19, 2014

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    Like what do they see,

    what kind of person do they think I am, do I interest people, etc ..
    emiri77 emiri77 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 8

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    I laugh and joke about things,

    but I'm actually a little depressed
    JuleSinger JuleSinger 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 1, 2014

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    I've always wondered

    if guys in REAL LIFE find me attractive or think I'm awesome and funny haha I'll never know...
    michellerozsa michellerozsa 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 25

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    I feel lonely when I'm surrounded by people ,

    it's like all they do is judge and criticize me ..
    Shaileyrae Shaileyrae 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 22, 2014

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    Iam50 Iam50 46-50, F 15 Responses Jul 22, 2014

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    The whole looking glass self concept intrigues

    me. I know who I am and who I want to be but sometimes I wonder what people think when they see me. They say first impressions are everything, right?
    amculater amculater 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    I may be pretty, people may like me,

    but............I never feel good enough :(
    Court24 Court24 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 22, 2014

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    Worlds Apart.

    Each of our visions are unique. As you read these words, you bring to them eyes that have seen so, so many things; you set these words amongst the many billions of phrases that swirl through your head; your past and your present are a lens that focus and then scatter these...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo 31-35, M 9 Responses Jun 24, 2007

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    I bet when people say I'm pretty n beautiful

    they are being sarcastic ??????
    stafford158 stafford158 16-17, F 7 Responses Feb 19

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    nimnom nimnom 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 2

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    What do you see when you look at a woman?

    Her clothes... Well dressed so you assume she has class and money? Don't be so sure- that could be her only nice outfit. Dressed very prim & proper so she must be a prude... Could be a tiger behind closed doors. Dressed in something too tight, too revealing so she must be easy...
    Walkalone9000 Walkalone9000 51-55, F 5 Responses Apr 7

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    I wish I could see myself through someone

    else's eyes, not just see myself in the mirror, but feel what they feel when they look at me...I know that seems odd
    curvvyspice curvvyspice 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    Am I the only one who sees myself sane?

    Is the rest of the world seeing a psychotic, criminal, pathological , ugly, liar? And how would I ever know for sure ?
    calichic calichic 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 8

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    400luxbux 400luxbux 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 10

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    I honestly wonder all the time what people

    really see in me or how I look to others. Am I pretty? Nerdy, like able? Annoying? Too serious? Too sarcastic? I feel I am perceived differently by different kinds of people, and in a way this is scary. I accept myself and feel I am me and I love myself (not in a self-centered...
    21falloutsatthedisco 21falloutsatthedisco 16-17, F 4 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    vanessa5290 vanessa5290 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    I'm a rather solitary person.

    I prefer to speak only when necessary or spoken to. Its just the way I've grown up. I feel like I have two lives. Who I really am, and the silent doll at school. I mean, I'm not bullied and I have never been, but I am definitely not happy mostly. I think much more than I speak...
    Rachel611 Rachel611 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2014

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    babylonkush babylonkush 70+, M 2 Responses Dec 11, 2014

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    Have you ever been asked the question,

    "What Super-Power would you want to have?" I always chose mind-reading because I wanted to know what others thought about me. However, I am learning more about how I come across and how important it is what I think about myself. Because it is actually true that other people...
    sheepysleepy sheepysleepy 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    I have a friend, or had a friend.

    He committed suicide just recently, Idk why he did it. He seemed fine when he was with us. It's pretty crazy whenever I think about it.
    citysquare citysquare 22-25, M 9 Responses 1 day ago

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    Like what do they see,

    what kind of person do they think I am, do I interest people, etc ..
    emiri77 emiri77 18-21, F Feb 8

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    I do wonder what people think of me,

    or whether they understand something I say or do the way I meant it. But I also take this literally. Like, if I'm looking at a green chair, and you agree that it's green, there's no way to know that the color we see is really the same. It's a deep existential mystery :)
    GenevieveH GenevieveH 41-45, F 6 Responses Feb 14

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    I would really love to meet myself from another

    person's point of view just to see if people find it as awesome to meet me as I find it to meet them.
    kamicapri kamicapri 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 15

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    I went to a job interview today.

    As an genderqueer person, I can't help but wonder what or who the person interviewing me saw. I took an extra hour deliberating over what to wear, so I wouldn't confuse anyone or look too masculine or feminine. Silly because the job asks for scrubs to be worn anyway.... I...
    xanaxannex xanaxannex 22-25, T 4 Responses Mar 16

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    Dandrew96 Dandrew96 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 19

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    A psychologist walked around a room

    while teaching stress management to the audience. As she raised a glass of water, everyone expected they'd be asked the 'half empty or half full' question. Instead, with a smile on her face, she inquired: 'how heavy is this glass of water?' Answers ranged from 8 to 20 oz. she...
    anns07 anns07 26-30, F 7 Responses Jul 17, 2014

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    People usually judge you on the outside.

    .. What about the inside?
    Dawb183 Dawb183 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 1

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    I've often wondered what it would be like to

    see the world, to see me through someone else's eyes. Can they see the scars that are hidden deep? Do they know why my body has been marked? Do they know why tears dried up many years ago? Do they know why I sometimes act inappropriately during certain situations? What do people...
    beautifuldisaster76 beautifuldisaster76 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 30, 2014

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    I really wonder what people see in this pic of

    me. What I see is some sick girl who got bored of being in bed and took a pic of herself. xD now what do other people think?
    GirlyPerson GirlyPerson 18-21, F 15 Responses Jan 5

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    I see people's pains

    and what there hiding on the inside. people hold there emotions on there sleeves
    mundinger1992 mundinger1992 22-25, M 3 Responses Jan 23

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    Look at this pic for a

    while what do you see? I see stars. Flowers.lines. On the sides at some points are just white and the black is gone? So what do you see? And when I open my photo gallery and see the pic I see a fat cross
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I wonder what people really see

    when they look at me. Do they see my beautiful smile that holds all my insecurities. Maybe they see my fear held deep with in my eyes. Can they see I sometimes have pain and even the happiest cry's. I have such a bubble personality but that just covers up the truth, I'm so...
    SusieBlu SusieBlu 22-25, F 6 Responses Sep 2, 2014

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    BeauteFloue BeauteFloue 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    curvvyspice curvvyspice 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 15

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    Obviously not that lamp post I just saw a guy

    walk into....his head sounded like a drum. He's ok just embarrassed.
    fightorflight1 fightorflight1 31-35, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    The Poetry of Perception

    You may find that person in life that is an exact replica to you, your alternate thumb print so to speak.  But the truth is, we are all individuals and as such our perceptions vary. I know what I see when I look at that plain wall, in the mirror, at 'him', etc.  But...
    AbbyNormal AbbyNormal 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 29, 2007

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    sometime I wonder how others see me

    and what I look like to them
    cookieeeee cookieeeee 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    It was once said that a person gets

    so use to looking at their own features they can't really see the beauty a stranger would see.
    germany100 germany100 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2014

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    Why do people see someone they can take

    advantage of? I just want to be loved back.
    kelbase kelbase 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 28

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    I want a guy to tell.

    ...what is the first thing u notice about a woman :-/
    Ammie22 Ammie22 16-17, F 12 Responses Apr 12

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