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Do you talk to strangers?

I do. I don't give them my life story. But if I see someone who looks a little down I will say hello and tell them to have a nice day. If I hold the door open for someone of they hold the door for me I say something polite. I don't strike up an entire conversation. But I feel that small courtesies can sometimes make someones day.

What do you think?

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Shaken1976

Asked by Shaken1976 at 4:54 PM on May. 23, 2011 in Just for Fun

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Answers (13)
  • I sure do, they are not going to kidnap me :P
    peanutsmommy1

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 4:56 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • I live in the south. If you dont engage in conversations with strangers on a regular basis people think you are weird or rude.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 4:56 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • Yup! I also compliment strangers when they have something cute on, or I like thier hair, things like that....of course they always look at me like I'm some kind of weirdo but....oh well lol
    Lucky209

    Answer by Lucky209 at 4:56 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • I always do the "small courtesies" thing and small talk.

    I've always done that, I'm from the south...I always called it southern hospitality :)
    Chloesmom1126

    Answer by Chloesmom1126 at 4:56 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • I work in a parking hut So I speak to strangers all day
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 4:58 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • Chloesmom....I have always loved the name Chloe. About the only reason I did not go with it is because my dd's first name would have rhymed with her last and that bugs me.
    Shaken1976

    Comment by Shaken1976 (original poster) at 4:58 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • I talk to strangers at work every, single day. I don't have a choice. :-)
    FatGirl239

    Answer by FatGirl239 at 5:01 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • well i don't tell them my life story but i do talk to strangers every time i do go out... i just can't help it.
    mommys2cupcakes

    Answer by mommys2cupcakes at 5:04 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • YES! I do to. I talk with random people while i am shopping or in a checkout line, and I open doors, etc, and try to "pay it forward": in little ways,. It brightens my day and hopefully theirs too.
    minnesotanice

    Answer by minnesotanice at 5:17 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • yes, i do. if i see a woman with a cute purse or top, i will compliment her, because i know good i feel when someone compliments me. feels nice to make someone smile :)
    flamingomegs

    Answer by flamingomegs at 5:30 PM on May. 23, 2011

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