The PokéCommunity Forums  

Go Back   The PokéCommunity Forums > Off-Topic Discussions > General Chat
Sign Up Rules/FAQ Live Battle Blogs Mark Forums Read

Notices

General Chat Reporting for duty!


Reply
Click here to go to the first staff post in this thread.  
Thread Tools
  #26    
Old June 24th, 2013, 12:43 PM
Brynjolf's Avatar
Brynjolf
It's so overt it's covert
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: The Ragged Flagon
Gender: Female
I really don't like being touched, hugged, poked, stroked, anything... Unless I'm in a relationship with the person. It's just not comfortable to be touched unless I have a commitment to the person.
__________________
Are you sure you want to play this game?
I'm afraid you'd lose
Reply With Quote
  #27    
Old July 4th, 2013, 02:23 AM
Mr Cat Dog's Avatar
Mr Cat Dog
Everything Will Be OK
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: London, UK
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Nature: Relaxed
I used to really not like being touched by other people when I was younger, but I've managed to grow out of that as of now. Indeed, I love hugs and hugging people and getting hugged. It's like my favourite thing! :D

There are still times when someone taps me on the shoulder and I flinch a bit, but that's more of the surprise element than the fact that I'm being touched.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #28    
Old July 4th, 2013, 02:44 AM
Overlord Drakow's Avatar
Overlord Drakow
-CONQUERER
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Hell
Nature: Serious
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr Cat Dog View Post
I used to really not like being touched by other people when I was younger, but I've managed to grow out of that as of now. Indeed, I love hugs and hugging people and getting hugged. It's like my favourite thing! :D

There are still times when someone taps me on the shoulder and I flinch a bit, but that's more of the surprise element than the fact that I'm being touched.
>=D

I'm OK with hugs but I prefer handshakes.
__________________
"Power through ambition." - Overlord Drakow
Forum Set // Pair
Reply With Quote
  #29    
Old July 4th, 2013, 07:48 AM
CrowSvenson's Avatar
CrowSvenson
DarkTrainer
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Age: 23
Gender: Female
Nature: Lonely
I... hate being touched. I flinch at so much as a graze with someones arm.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #30    
Old July 4th, 2013, 08:00 AM
Plumpyfoof's Avatar
Plumpyfoof
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Nature: Sassy
Send a message via Skype™ to Plumpyfoof
See I feel like a loner here.

I get self-conscious, paranoid, even lonely when I'm deprived of physical contact.
I feel purposefully isolated when people avoid touching me, on public transports I notice people especially older people avoid sitting near me unless there are minimal seats left and I have exceptional personal hygiene.

Touch me, stroke my arm, fiddle with my hair do anything and I'll curl up in your lap and purr like a kitten.
Reply With Quote
  #31    
Old July 4th, 2013, 08:46 AM
thefallendetective's Avatar
thefallendetective
-johnlocked-
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Age: 19
Gender: Female
Nature: Lonely
I actually quite like physical contact! It reassures me that I'm actually part of society because I'm not
the social type but the rest of my friends are. So when they go over to their other friends for a chat, I
just sit there alone. Sometimes I also zone out into a world of my own because it's better than sitting
there and being paranoid about how other people are judging you for sitting there alone. If I have
gotten to know you and you reassure me through this, there is a 2000% chance that I will treasure you
all my life and try my best to help you in any way possible! (◕‿◕✿)

Touch my body, put me on the floor, wrestle me around, play with me some more.
Reply With Quote
  #32    
Old July 4th, 2013, 08:49 AM
Plumpyfoof's Avatar
Plumpyfoof
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Nature: Sassy
Send a message via Skype™ to Plumpyfoof
Quote:
Originally Posted by thefallendetective View Post
I actually quite like physical contact! It reassures me that I'm actually part of society because I'm not
the social type but the rest of my friends are. So when they go over to their other friends for a chat, I
just sit there alone. Sometimes I also zone out into a world of my own because it's better than sitting
there and being paranoid about how other people are judging you for sitting there alone. If I have
gotten to know you and you reassure me through this, there is a 2000% chance that I will treasure you
all my life and try my best to help you in any way possible! (◕‿◕✿)

Touch my body, put me on the floor, wrestle me around, play with me some more.
Yes this! Thanks for being different with me?
Reply With Quote
  #33    
Old July 4th, 2013, 09:12 AM
thefallendetective's Avatar
thefallendetective
-johnlocked-
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Age: 19
Gender: Female
Nature: Lonely
Quote:
Originally Posted by Plumpyfoof View Post
Yes this! Thanks for being different with me? :P
I'm glad I'm not alone! My friends don't seem to understand how it feels because they are naturals
at socialising. Don't feel like you're isolated okay, you still have this wonderful community!
ʕっ•ᴥ•ʔっ /hugs
Reply With Quote
  #34    
Old July 4th, 2013, 10:04 AM
Plumpyfoof's Avatar
Plumpyfoof
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Nature: Sassy
Send a message via Skype™ to Plumpyfoof
Quote:
Originally Posted by thefallendetective View Post
I'm glad I'm not alone! My friends don't seem to understand how it feels because they are naturals
at socialising. Don't feel like you're isolated okay, you still have this wonderful community!
ʕっ•ᴥ•ʔっ /hugs
I'm highly social like your friends but still. They could possibly be related psychologically.

Oh you! cʕ•ᴥ•cʔ
Reply With Quote
  #35    
Old July 4th, 2013, 11:28 AM
Team Fail's Avatar
Team Fail
A Little Bit Of Sparkle
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: May 2009
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Nature: Brave
As long as it's someone I know well, I don't mind it. If I don't know you or I know you only a little bit, I'm not really a fan of getting all touchy.
__________________

Platinum Supporter Team Fail




"It is said that Charizard's fire burns hotter if it has experienced harsh battles."



Charizard

Reply With Quote
  #36    
Old July 4th, 2013, 11:36 AM
Castform's Avatar
Castform
Fortune doesn't favor fools!
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: In the sky
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Nature: Modest
Send a message via Skype™ to Castform
I don't mind hugging and all, but if it's overboard I get uncomfortable and kindly ask the person doing the touching to stop.
__________________


Reply With Quote
  #37    
Old July 4th, 2013, 03:03 PM
Quopol's Avatar
Quopol
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by Team Fail View Post
As long as it's someone I know well, I don't mind it. If I don't know you or I know you only a little bit, I'm not really a fan of getting all touchy.
That's the same for me! :D It's really hard to hug people that I'm not so close to... although I barely have people that are close to me... I am a lonely boy.
Reply With Quote
  #38    
Old July 4th, 2013, 06:36 PM
⊗Slenderman⊗'s Avatar
⊗Slenderman⊗
[Left PC]
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Gender: Female
Nature: Quiet
Ehhh. Depends on who it is.
If I don't trust you, please stay away.
If I do trust you, there are still strict boundaries. I will hurt you if you ignore them. Even if you're just joking around.
__________________
I am in the process of leaving PC and IRC channels associated with it.
If you wish to contact me, this is my channel:
client00.chat.mibbit.com/?server=irc.systemnet.info&channel=%23SableyeCorner
(Copy/paste the above into your browser)
Reply With Quote
  #39    
Old July 4th, 2013, 07:36 PM
Dakota
ignore the whisper
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: New York City
Age: 18
Gender: Male
Nature: Jolly
Send a message via Skype™ to Dakota
So long as you don't grab my junk, I'm perfectly fine. That goes to both guys and girls. Lol

Seriously, though, I really couldn't care less. As long as I'm not being harassed, that is. I've played a lot of contact games in my day Laptag! so I've gotten quite used to being physical.
__________________
Hi =]
Why are you so cute
Stop being so cute
Reply With Quote
  #40    
Old July 4th, 2013, 08:49 PM
Plumpyfoof's Avatar
Plumpyfoof
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Nature: Sassy
Send a message via Skype™ to Plumpyfoof
Ahahah, you'd be surprised how many of my little brothers friends try and grab me inappropriately. It wouldn't be so bad if they weren't 13.
Reply With Quote
  #41    
Old July 8th, 2013, 12:28 AM
Marisa's Avatar
Marisa
stardust reverie
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Sydney, Australia
Age: 16
Gender: Female
Nature: Jolly
Send a message via Skype™ to Marisa
If I'm not used to someone, then...yeah, I won't really touch. I really do like hugs though c:
__________________
Marisa
Magician of Red Dreams
Reply With Quote
  #42    
Old July 8th, 2013, 08:27 AM
Kyrul's Avatar
Kyrul
Long Live The Note
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Missouri
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Nature: Hasty
I don't mind. Depends what kind of physical contact though. I mean if some girl just comes up to me and punches me in the face then yeah I'll be pissed. If someone is just touching my arm or something then it's all good.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #43    
Old July 8th, 2013, 08:59 PM
Knormageddon's Avatar
Knormageddon
King of Strong Style
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Canada
Gender: Male
Nature: Bashful
Send a message via Skype™ to Knormageddon
I suppose it's situational. At school, all the guys would greet each other with handshakes and whatnot, and I'm alright with that. With girls (and ok, guys too), I'm always down for hugs. Nothing wrong with a good hug!

That being said, there's always the flipside... When creepy teachers would put their hand on your shoulder, or those people who just make you feel uncomfortable altogether. Lines drawn ._.
__________________
youtube (¿coming soon?) twitter playstation network
Reply With Quote
  #44    
Old July 11th, 2013, 05:45 AM
Hannah's Avatar
Hannah
exceptionally ordinary
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Platform 9 ¾
Gender: Female
Nature: Calm
I don't really like physical contact with anyone except if it's my relative. I'm not used to the skin contact, even if it's my best friend. Though if it's my crush and our arms accidentally brush against each other, I'll be like, I'm never going to take a bath ever again.
__________________




i ii iii iv
you're just as
sane as i am


Reply With Quote
  #45    
Old July 11th, 2013, 07:56 AM
Autumn Reverie's Avatar
Autumn Reverie
The world bores you when you're cool.
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Age: 20
Gender: Female
Nature: Modest
It depends on who the person is. If it's a stranger, I'll be extremely uncomfortable because..well, it's someone who I don't know with possible bad intentions and makes me very insecure. Unless it's completely accidental like a slight brush or a bump, then I don't really mind I guess. If it's someone I know though, I don't mind either. But if that person is one of those touchy feely types and constantly touches me, especially my hair, that's a totally different story. I need my personal space. I love hugs though! :3 Family and friends access only, of course.
__________________
- ✰ - - - - -
Reply With Quote
  #46    
Old July 11th, 2013, 10:15 AM
Zebeedoo's Avatar
Zebeedoo
asdfghjkl
Community Supporter Tier 4
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Northern Ireland, UK
Age: 19
Gender: Female
Nature: Jolly
If it's with a friend then I don't mind it at all, playful touching that is lol but sometimes I get wrestled by two at once and end up bruised lol. |: people like to poke my sides because I'm really jumpy and I make some weird high pitched squeak when I get my sides poked ahahahah. However if it's someone I don't know, or someone who has a crush on me and is doing it on purpose, then no, i'd escape the situation. :/ I rarely feel comfortable round random people anyway.
__________________



Reply With Quote
  #47    
Old July 14th, 2013, 10:48 AM
Zorua's Avatar
Zorua
Adventurous One.
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Gender: Female
Nature: Gentle
Sad to say, no. As much as I would try to at least come to terms with being okay with physical contact, the sad truth is that I'm really not. Hugs are fine, depending on who it is, though I do admit it's rather really awkward since I rarely give/receive hugs in the first place. .__.
Reply With Quote
  #48    
Old July 16th, 2013, 07:52 AM
Pinkie-Dawn's Avatar
Pinkie-Dawn
I Am Become Death
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: California
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Nature: Quirky
I only want to be touched by a partner I can mutually trust.
__________________
Credit goes to grundo80 from imgur for the gif
Reply With Quote
  #49    
Old July 16th, 2013, 09:51 AM
New Eden's Avatar
New Eden
(✿◠‿◠)
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: My empire of dirt
Age: 20
Gender: Female
Nature: Bashful
If it's out of courtesy, then sure. If it's out of other interests and I don't seem consenting then please no.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #50    
Old July 16th, 2013, 10:54 AM
Antemortem's Avatar
Antemortem
I'M HETERO FOR KAYA SCODELARIO
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Texas, United States
Gender: Male
Nature: Naughty
Send a message via Skype™ to Antemortem
I despise when random people try to hug me, and even go to the effort of avoiding them, though contact on a level outside of random hugs doesn't really bother me at all.
__________________
senpai on the streets

kawaii in the sheets
Reply With Quote
Reply
Quick Reply

Sponsored Links
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Minimum Characters Per Post: 25



All times are UTC -8. The time now is 08:49 AM.


Style by Nymphadora, artwork by Sa-Dui.
Like our Facebook Page Follow us on Twitter © 2002 - 2014 The PokéCommunity™, pokecommunity.com.
Pokémon characters and images belong to The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo. This website is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Nintendo, Creatures, GAMEFREAK, The Pokémon Company or The Pokémon Company International. We just love Pokémon.
All forum styles, their images (unless noted otherwise) and site designs are © 2002 - 2014 The PokéCommunity / PokéCommunity.com.
PokéCommunity™ is a trademark of The PokéCommunity. All rights reserved. Sponsor advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. User generated content remains the property of its creator.