Is 'Hello, you!' affectionate or used when you have forgotten someones name?

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Someone recently said this to me whilst I have been at home from University. They said it in quite an upbeat voice. I hadn't seen them for at least two years prior to this.

Is it a sign that they had forgotten my name, or an indication they were pleased to see me?
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Language =/= mathematics
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(Original post by Anonymous)
Someone recently said this to me whilst I have been at home from University. They said it in quite an upbeat voice. I hadn't seen them for at least two years prior to this.

Is it a sign that they had forgotten my name, or an indication they were pleased to see me?
Potentially had forgotten your name. Potentially saying it out of affection. Potentially saying it out of surprise of seeing you.

No way of knowing unless you ask them, which seems to be the answer to most of these questions you ask. We can only speculate.
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I say this to people I am very happy and surprised to see, and it is in no way an indication I forgot your name.
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''hello you'' sounds like something a person from a small village from the 1810s might say to the love of their life that they've known for 2 seconds but will marry and die with at the age of 27.
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Wow. Weirdly specific, I love it.
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''hello you'' sounds like something a person from a small village from the 1810s might say to the love of their life that they've known for 2 seconds but will marry and die with at the age of 27.
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I think I've found a community for others with your 'affliction':

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(Original post by Anonymous)
Someone recently said this to me whilst I have been at home from University. They said it in quite an upbeat voice. I hadn't seen them for at least two years prior to this.

Is it a sign that they had forgotten my name, or an indication they were pleased to see me?
Call me naive but I would read it as they were pleased to see me
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It sounds cute to me, depending on who is saying it.
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This is the vibe of the person I imagine in my head when thinking about someone telling me "hello you". IdK why.



Hope I don't get banned for sharing this, lmao.

Just replace the, "hi stranger" with "hello you".

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It sounds cute to me, depending on who is saying it.
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(Original post by LegallyJasmine)
This is the vibe of the person I imagine in my head when thinking about someone telling me "hey you". IdK why.



Hope I don't get banned for sharing this, lmao.

Just replace the, "hi stranger" with "hello you".

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That was disturbing
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You've never seen it? It's worse if you make eye contact with him whilst watching (assuming you didn't). But yeah, "hello you" sounds creepy to me for some odd reason.
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That was disturbing
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(Original post by LegallyJasmine)
You've never seen it? It's worse if you make eye contact with him while watching (assuming you didn't). But yeah, "hello you" sounds creepy to me for some odd reason.
Of course I didn't make eye contact with him while watching it! It was creepy enough without looking at that.....thing.....
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HAHAHHA. He's got a nice arse though.

Kidding, kidding, kidding.
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Of course I didn't make eye contact with him while watching it! It was creepy enough without looking at that.....thing.....
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(Original post by LegallyJasmine)
HAHAHHA. He's got a nice arse though.

Kidding, kidding, kidding.
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''hello you'' sounds like something a person from a small village from the 1810s might say to the love of their life that they've known for 2 seconds but will marry and die with at the age of 27.
What do you mean?!
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The only times i've said "Hello you"... it contained endearment.
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