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I Am a Little Shy

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    I am always shy meeting new people. Once I get more comfortable being around someone is when I tend to let loose and be myself. Introverted, shy, maybe a little misunderstood. The...
    Jackson2222 Jackson2222 26-30, M Jan 1

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    You can recognize when someone is feeling shy or bashful when it is obvious that they have butterflies in their stomach. They would feel rather light-headed, or begin to sweat and...
    ole0005 ole0005 18-21, F 26 Responses Jan 10

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    Take a walk down the dusty streets of Nazareth some 2000 years ago where Jesus grew up as a little boy; see Him beat the paths that led to the synagogue-the Jewish place of worship...
    edr567 edr567 26-30, M 14 hrs ago

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    I'm friendly, but very very shy. Shyness is the biggest barrier of my life. I want to mingle with everyone, but shyness prevents me from that. I am shy even to talk with my own...
    coolhappyme coolhappyme 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    I'm a very introverted person, unless I know you very well. I'm always shy around friends, strangers, and waiters. But I'm very loud and crazy around BEST friends, family, and...
    Erenjaegertitans Erenjaegertitans 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    But I am not as shy as I used to be. After high school, I started dating seriously and my boyfriend at the time helped me get out of my shell a little. He was very outgoing and he...
    NayaAngelou NayaAngelou 26-30, F Jan 18

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    This is so true I'm very shy in in real life but can say things easier on the Internet. I am better then I was when I was little in real life though.
    Rebelscorpio Rebelscorpio 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    When I was little I was shy to meet new kids so I really didn't go outside to play or talk to the kids around the block.
    Yafavnextdoor Yafavnextdoor 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Idk why... Don't worry, I'm not depressed at the moment XD I'm just a little sad
    Newgirl00 Newgirl00 13-15, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Does anyone have an odd hobby? The anonymity of this site allows me to feel free to share that I am Autistic. it'd not every day you go to a park or a mall and someone shouts...
    Ayaime7 Ayaime7 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Well, not shy. I have not any time for shyness and timidness, definitely not bashfulness in my career. (I like how those words can all be interchanged, however bashful is my...
    Am3917 Am3917 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    I'm shy whenever I meet someone I just don't throw myself out there, then once someone really knows me I'm completely different and very outgoing, but that's about it I've always...
    TayCon321 TayCon321 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 2

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    I don't know why I am... or when I even started being shy.. I'm trying not to be so shy anymore now that it's a new year.
    1whiterose1 1whiterose1 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I'm shy with girls irl idk what to do or say,im shy with anyone new I meet irl. It's annoying I just don't know what to do.
    Eadwyn22nd Eadwyn22nd 16-17, M 3 Responses Jan 10

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    I am pretty shy when I first meet people. It takes me a while to warm up to people but when I do I am a lot less shy
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 11

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    I sometimes feel like being a shy introvert means that I'll always miss out on life. A shy life can be a lonely one. I'm an open book but there's so much more to me that people...
    Arija18 Arija18 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 15

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    I act totally and completely myself no matter where I am or who I'm with but when it comes to talking to people I falter completely. My voice shakes, cracks, and I stutter. So say...
    Blackbirdy13 Blackbirdy13 16-17, F Jan 18

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    I'm not necessarily sure how to deal with my situation. Since I first met this guy I have always loved his personality, he is a genuine guy who cares for his future and is...
    Gonzalez0430 Gonzalez0430 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I'm like a little kid. I like to hide behind other people when someone I don't know is talking to me. Cuz I just get scared of strangers! People are scary to me! I'm a big scaredy...
    stinkypaws stinkypaws 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    im new to this app and a little scared of getting judge and misunderstood as always... will people judge depending on what you post?
    unknownana unknownana 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 7

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    This category basically explains my life since pre-k. lol. so right now I currently have a crush on this really pretty girl in my algebra class she sat right next to me in class...
    ihaveaname99 ihaveaname99 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    Alrighty, so there's this guy I really like and we text alot, but I'm sorta really socially awkward when it comes to talking to him face to face. I try to work up the courage to...
    annaerb annaerb 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    Because im quiet ,shy and socially akward i don't meet much girl but i would like that to change
    Robertp121 Robertp121 16-17, M Dec 27, 2014

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    I am shy around new people....BUT as soon as you get to know me I will be me :)
    Fetish4life Fetish4life 18-21, T Dec 27, 2014

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    I'm sure that if I didn't get bullied then I wouldn't be so quiet. I only talk if I have to. I have no friends besides my dogs. Talking to girls face-to-face is just so hard. So...
    Jerrichoo Jerrichoo 13-15, M Dec 27, 2014

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    I'm often known for being, shy and quiet. I'm usually the one to sit at the back of the class in college, rarely speak. So if people want to talk, from any backgrounds that would...
    AmyGirlWinter AmyGirlWinter 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    For reals, people. But it's a funny shy...like if I'm at a store that I frequent, or even a gas station, or restaurant, I flirt like a fiend....the waitress, the cashier, the...
    myzterieboy myzterieboy 41-45, M 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    Ok so this is probley because i have no friends lol but when u first talk to me I'm super shy, very polite and kind... But once u get to know me I'm just some over the top tranny...
    Prettygirl345 Prettygirl345 18-21, T 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    To the people I know I'm so open and crazy but when it comes to talking to a cashier or someone in a store or something I'm so shy and talk so quietly or I refuse to talk to them.
    GothicLoveXxX GothicLoveXxX 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    Im very shy when he's talking to me. I stutter, look away, look down, look nervous and talk either slow or fast.
    TheWiseRedOwl TheWiseRedOwl 13-15, F Dec 30, 2014

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    I'm shy at many things but we you get to know me I'm awesome and crazy and the the best friend you will ever ask for
    JovieLee JovieLee 13-15, M 3 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    im shy intel i get to no you and then i will come around
    tylerstevens031397 tylerstevens031397 18-21, M Dec 30, 2014

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    I'm really not a good singer, although I have gotten some compliments for my singing, surprisingly. I'm too shy to do many things in public, unfortunately. I wait for the right...
    Nakedness8 Nakedness8 41-45, M Dec 31, 2014

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    well there is this girl that i like and she goes to my school, and i was going to ask her out but im shy, anyone could give me some tip.
    Sammeyer54 Sammeyer54 16-17, M 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I'm always a quiet person. Whenever people talk to me, it takes about a week for my shyness to go away.
    dilbert467 dilbert467 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 2

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    I'm always shy to the people who talk to me in school. I've known most of them for more than three years, but I can't ever get use to them.
    dilbert467 dilbert467 13-15, M Jan 3

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    I am shy around new people. Always have been. Im better once I start to get comfortable with people
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    I hate meeting new people. I don't know what to do or what to say... but if the other person is happy and gives out positive vibes then its like im not shy anymore... is that...
    fOrEvErYoURs321 fOrEvErYoURs321 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 4

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    Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you didn't know what to do because it was so awkward? And the fact that you're the most socially shy and awkward person on Earth...
    3039cc 3039cc 13-15, F Jan 5

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    I have friends, but that's it. I don't branch out and talk to new people and buying things are sometimes a struggle. I just can't talk to people. When I do my voice changes and I...
    KingdomQueen007 KingdomQueen007 18-21, F 8 Responses Jan 5

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    I think sometimes people take my shyness as being rude. Honestly I love meeting new people, but approaching people scares me...and when people approach me it shocks me lol. Is that...
    willibemissed willibemissed 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    Some of my friends always joke around with me saying what happened to the shy quiet girl we first met lol
    brenda4696 brenda4696 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    Depending on my comfort level with you. Shyness turns into you wanna shut me up
    Babypuncher454 Babypuncher454 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    he know i like him but he want me to talk face to face and i' to shy for that.... at the end the only thing we do is look at each other...i don't know what to do he just look at me...
    suzye99 suzye99 13-15, F Jan 10

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    Every time someone i really like talks to me i become so shy that i can only answer on his questions by using yes or no and then i feel like running away what should i do to stop...
    sawana13 sawana13 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 11

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