I Am Introverted But Not Shy

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    No Shyness...

    I am not shy. I overcame my shyness, yet I still prefer to keep to myself. People still drain my energy or make me feel ackward. I'm not afraid to speak to anyone, I just don't feel like dealing with them. Most don't get it or they get offended. So, I keep my distance to avoid...
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe
    May 18, 2011

    I've met people who,

    after initially meeting me, told me they were afraid to approach me because I looked stuck up! I think that is worse than being shy or introverted, but they're all grouped together. If I'm not blabbing my head off or trying to be overly social, I'm usually not approached at...
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    2 Responses Jul 20, 2015

    I'm not sure if I'm a natural introvert

    or life experiences have made me one. Constantly moving as a child, being an immigrant, not having family nearby, having "friends" betray me, being cheated on. I've probably put up walls.
    LonerProblems LonerProblems
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 29, 2014

    I learn not to trust people

    as easily. It takes a while for me to trust somebody truly, but once I do, I never stop talking xD
    ShyBi416 ShyBi416
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 29, 2014
    wingedjaguar wingedjaguar
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 30, 2015
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