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I Am a Little Bit Shy

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    I Use to Talk Too Much - I never used to be a shy person but a certain bad experience in my late teens took away all my self confidence.  It left me terribly depressed and...
    blackmajick blackmajick 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2008

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    I am, if I'm with other people who I don't know then I won't say anything and probably be a little blushy. -SG
    StRiKiNgEEk StRiKiNgEEk 18-21, F a week ago

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    I Know - I'm told that I'm shy. I know that I'm shy okay?! this is hard to say....
    Eamane Eamane 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 25, 2007

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    Imma shy kinda person, all you gotta do is say hi :)
    Jaimedee Jaimedee 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    To A Fair Degree - Online I have no problems. I can say something as silly as 'flying poop monkey' (please don't ask where it came from) and even feel the slightest bit humiliated...
    PhilosphicalNonsense PhilosphicalNonsense 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 25, 2010

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    When Things Change - When I was real young, I was fearless and curious. I still have the curiosity to some extent but fearless no longer exist. When we moved back to my mom's...
    Zoftig689 Zoftig689 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 11, 2009

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    Umm... - I try to be a social butterfly, accepting of people and never forgetting to just be myself, but sometimes I feel like when I'm in a group of people I don't know but should...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 14, 2008

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    I am 18 from the Philippines and I want to meet new people so feel free to ask me anything.
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    For every crazy boy exist a crazy girl
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    I like men . I mean I think guys re got an I would totally sleep with one . But when I like watch **** or anything like that I like for it to be girl on girl . It really turns me...
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    Every Sunday in church they always emphasis the importance of witnessing to people. I used to do it a lot and as much as I could but now, I have stopped and became shy to talk...
    Adventuer1699 Adventuer1699 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 24

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    Hello I'm here to tell something more about me to be honest, I do not even know where to start, was still very young when I started to be shy, do not know why I have no reason to...
    ferrer95 ferrer95 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 21

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    I found this site so please give advice if you have any. I am currently 19 years old. I am really short. 4'9 to be exact. I was the tallest in my class kindergarten through 2nd...
    veryshort4 veryshort4 18-21, M Mar 25

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    I hope to learn from other people because I am 23 years old and been going to jail sense the age of 20 which in no way shape or form am I proud of but each time is due to addiction...
    shoothelp shoothelp 22-25 Mar 31

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    Yes I like it a little bit rough no wait that's an understatement I like it rough, not to the point of bleeding but you get the picture!! Hair, rope, spa***, and you can use your...
    TandT0420 TandT0420 36-40, F 16 Responses Mar 28

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    Sounds like a Stupid pop song. I don't wanna see you **** I don't wanna as your ****. You're just a little ***** and I don't want to see your ****.
    rose114 rose114 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    My brother takes spoiled brat to a whole new level. He literally has gotten everything to anything he's wanted from since before he could form a sentence. He's turning 13 years old...
    tailambert tailambert 13-15, F Apr 7

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    I was very shy growing up all the way until college. I was overweight and a child and I ate to compensate being in an unhappy home. I was always athletic and made lots of friends...
    NYSPANKER NYSPANKER 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    I'm fine talking to girls and stuff, cuz I'm random and weird :3, but when I'm a girls boyfriend I'm the most shyest little **** in the world when around that girl... :'(
    PushMePullYou PushMePullYou 13-15, M Apr 5

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    If I could find a job somewhere where they'd let me dress like a little sissy girl, that would make life perfect!
    BabyMaryanne BabyMaryanne 46-50, M 3 Responses 28 mins ago

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    Does this make any sense?... "I am internally shy" I say internally because no body else really looks at me and thinks "oh wow, she's so shy". In fact, they think the complete...
    Dimples411 Dimples411 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    im actually quite shy i dont talk to people with whom i meet for the first time,it might be a girl or a guy if they start a conversation then i dont have a problem and once we...
    Roadguy Roadguy 26-30, M Mar 22

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    Not very. Just enough to be considered as a po.0. As shy and timid as a po.0. Now ain't this the very first story for this experience group? Aren't we living up to its name? Love...
    kixisback kixisback 22-25 Mar 26

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    Ppl r so shy. Shy ppl miss out n they r boring af so pls stop being shy
    truth2b truth2b 26-30, M Mar 27

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    When I'm with my close friends I'm no where near shy, but when it comes to my crush… He's in my friend gang, but I can't talk to him, ugh. There is no reason I can't it's just...
    laracali laracali 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    It limits me so much. When i meet new people i can barely speak 2 words to them. Apparently they have medication for shyness now o think its dumb even though i dont like being shy...
    LizWasNotHere LizWasNotHere 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I'm so sick of being so shy all the time. I just want to be normal and talk to people, but I get so scared and anxious. I thought that as I grew older I would get less shy, but...
    hugbees hugbees 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 4

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    Not an experience but a little info bout me 1. I AM A LESBIAN 2. I am 19 years old 3. My bday is October 14 4. I'm not on here to flirt 5. I don't want yu I already have a...
    Nelley19 Nelley19 18-21, F Mar 18

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    Sooo this makes little sense, I know. But the thing is- I love going out. I love to party. I love having the spotlight. (I realize that probably makes me sound like some drunk...
    KaylenG2121 KaylenG2121 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    Hope there are others that live with shyness and anxiety and can relate to this...nobody really understands people with shyness and anxiety
    shyguy07 shyguy07 26-30, M Mar 23

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    I just want to find someone who understands who I am without judging me. Most people think I'm stuck up because I don't really interact with people and I don't look anybody in the...
    fearflash fearflash 18-21 2 Responses Mar 23

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    But I did. I just did, can you even believe it? It was an epic fail though. But better than being a slug forever. Would it be more pathetic if I high-five myself? I honestly don't...
    kixisback kixisback 22-25 1 Response Mar 25

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    I can be very shy, but I love meeting new people! I may not talk at much, but once we do, I'll get rid of that shyness. :3
    lilykitten1998 lilykitten1998 13-15, F Mar 26

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    I sing in fact I got accepted to a singing high school. But I'm am so shy. It prevents me from showing my talent & I hate that about myself. I wanna be confident with myself I...
    lianx19 lianx19 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I don't think I started out shy necessarily. My social anxiety seems to have been triggered at about 10 years old when a group of kids at a new school made fun of my accent. Ever...
    glassbox27 glassbox27 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    It's an odd feeling being cripplingly shy and forced not to be by a need for companionship and a job that eats shy people alive. I am forced to assume this bravado of a strong...
    Casinova85 Casinova85 26-30, M Mar 27

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    I guess i like shy guys, cause im pretty shy myself... I just want someone to be awkward and silly with and be able to make each other laugh.. Yeah that would be nice...
    jessieann0921 jessieann0921 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    There are these guys at school (hight school) who have been watching me and my friend for almost 4-5 months and I like one of them and he also likes me, we walk by and they get...
    pamela19 pamela19 16-17, F Apr 4

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    I have friends bit I'm kind of like the person who doesn't talk just listen. I kind of get pushed to the back of everybody's minds like I don't matter. Unless I drink a few shots...
    Kaseirae14 Kaseirae14 22-25, F Apr 5

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    I wouldn't say "very shy", but I am shyer in person.
    Thatredheadchick Thatredheadchick 46-50, F Apr 7

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    I hate when people ask me why I'm shy. It's called personality and everybody's is different. It's not a phase, it's just who I am. I happen to like my personality and the people...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    This is my weakness… i hate being shy because i have a loud mind. Its hard to talk to people you don't know and i really don't know how to keep a conversation running without...
    Mleader1 Mleader1 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I hate bodily contact from all but my current partners. My family is a very huggy group and I have no parts of it, they leave me well enough alone. I don't talk much either... Ever...
    DiosesOscuros DiosesOscuros 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Hahaha, this is a funny one! But seriously...that pretty much describes me, or does it? Personally it all comes down to being accepted or not with the people around me. I really am...
    Dragonslayer38 Dragonslayer38 16-17, M Apr 4

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 4

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 4

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    I am so shy when I look back my life feels like a 32 year awkward silence. I sit and think about what I think other people are thinking and it paralyzes me. I think about what I...
    teetoe1 teetoe1 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 19

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