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I Am Shy But Confident In Who I Am

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    I can be shy yes...but i am confident in

    who i am once you get to know me. I just need a little push sometimes and i ready for fun. Once you get too know you will realize I am confident.
    totsy50 totsy50 46-50, F Jan 19

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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'm really weird. When I'm with my friends and we meet people we don't know I'm outgoing but if it were to be me by myself and I met someone I don't know I'm super shy. I think it...
    Li14 Li14 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    HELLO AMAZING PEOPLE! LOOK FOR SOMEONE I CAN TALK TO ABOUT THE PERSON I LOVE WHO IS LOCKED UP WITHOUT JUDGEMENT :) I HOPE EVERYONE IS HAVING A BLESSED DAY!
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 24

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    so um... Hi people! what's up?
    lovelycee lovelycee 16-17, F Mar 30

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    Hi everyone, looking to chat to interesting people still finding my feet here so bear with me
    mindboggles76 mindboggles76 36-40, M 2 days ago

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

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    I am a female who loved to put on men's clothing. I am not so girly liked everyone would think. I am not so innocent just because I looked cute. I am shy, but not afraid to voice...
    alx99 alx99 36-40, F Mar 27

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    I...don't know if this really requires an explanation. I mean, unless a woman is trying to murder a man and he's defending himself, that's one thing, but men who simply abuse...
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    Rowan. I can't believe I was so terrible to him. I still remember the day. I came to school and was supposed to tell him that there is a laast minute practice after school. I kept...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M Mar 26

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    I can't describe my feeling about her I can only think of it and think of it. This feeling is so frustrating and yet so calming. When you show someone what you feel and she is only...
    RedUnderground RedUnderground 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 12

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    Shortly after I signed up I checked my profile. Low and behold there were two views already. I can not help but wonder who has viewed me already.
    glear glear 51-55, M 2 days ago

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    I have sides to me.. part of my personality is shy and sweet but I can also be confident and feisty when I want to be.
    Rosesanddiamonds Rosesanddiamonds 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I don't like to talk to strangers, especially girls and women. I feel like they are constantly judging me and will talk behind my back, so I never speak in public places. I have...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses 1 day ago

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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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    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'm pretty sure I'm the most social awkward person in my school. My friend thinks she is, but she isn't! She always goes on about how she's awkward and all and it bothers me...
    floralenvy floralenvy 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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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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    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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    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 8

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    I was bullied when I was younger about my looks and I guess it's always stuck with me, sometimes I think I look okay but when I go out in public I worry Everytime someone is...
    Elysiaaaxo Elysiaaaxo 18-21, F Apr 3

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    Who Am I, Really? - I don't consider myself to be a sociable person.. I've always had a hard time when it comes to meeting new people. Most of the time, I find myself speechless...
    jadetheloner jadetheloner 16-17, F Mar 29

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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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    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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    I love music. I love to ballroom dance, explore, the mountains, hike, drag racing, and cruise ins. I love to entertain, decorate, garden, canning, and flowers. I love poetry, to...
    tenderandstrong tenderandstrong 61-65, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    Today, I wore a dress. I was so proud to wear a dress. I posted about how happy I was to wear a dress today. But I was wrong. So wrong. Today while I tried to be as confident...
    SuperGinger41 SuperGinger41 22-25, F 9 Responses Apr 2

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    I do admire strong, confident women. I like to believe that I am a strong and confident woman, even though I am a submissive woman in the lifestyle. I believe that I can still be...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Actually, I love confident and smart people, but since I'm a straight male, I REALLY love confident and smart women. I'm a huge fan of women that know precisely what they want...
    shoehorny shoehorny 41-45, M Apr 4

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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 5 days ago

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    Self confidence is a sign of power and strength. You can be confident and humble at the same time.
    dameron dameron 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    I might come out as confident to a lot of people, thy just think I have the balls, and got my guts out of nowhere. Actually it took me a while to get where I am now. Accepting who...
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 25

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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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    A woman is confident, knws who she is, what she believes n holds on 2 that in her interactions wit others. She believes in herself, n knows that she is valuable standing alone. She...
    toufie1 toufie1 22-25, M Apr 7

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    Many. ;3 Jesus. <3 Best friend ever. I may not be the best friend to Him though. I may not talk to Him as much as I should, rely on Him as much as I should...but He stays...
    ladypirate108 ladypirate108 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    People think im confident. When im really deeply insecure. I just dont talk about. I dont usually go around telling people that i am because then that gives someone something to...
    IllecebrousIvy IllecebrousIvy 16-17, F Mar 21

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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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    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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    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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    There are some people who come in your life, and then pass right through, like water through smooth river stones, leaving just cool mist of what they were, until even that dries...
    Loveisalive Loveisalive 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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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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    Everyone that knows me labels me as shy, quiet, cute and sweet, and I've been this way my whole life. Just about everyone likes me, although people rarely speak to me, and I can't...
    ray1357 ray1357 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 24

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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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    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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    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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    I adore a shy girl. This is because they shroud themselves in mystery. We all want to know what the girl who says nothing is thinking. She must have deep thoughts? What goes on...
    flexforchange flexforchange 18-21, M Mar 30

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    im quite shy, i find hard to chat to people in college, i have a speech problem thats y i just find it difficult to chat incase they dont like me for who i am. im a nice lad, im...
    Jords1892 Jords1892 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 3

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