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I Am Shy But Confident In Who I Am

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    They are the ones who come out of the woodwork, the ones who use ad hominem, personal attacks, appeals to authority, and the like to justify their positions. They have never read...
    emperornorton47 emperornorton47 56-60, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I Think People Who Are Just ANTI-ABORTION Are sick! I think They need to actually be still. If they are not at least PRO-CHOICE, Or PRO-CHILD. THE NEED TO STOP BULLYING ABUSING...
    YesItsOneMoreTime YesItsOneMoreTime 56-60 5 hrs ago

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    I think it is incredibly difficult to have the courage to completely be yourself. There are so many pressures on people today to conform to societal standards and media imagery of...
    Saintlysinner Saintlysinner 31-35, F 11 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Im not shy. I have social anxiety, and yes, there is a difference. Having social anxiety means that you are so scared to talk on the phone, talk to teachers, or even go out in...
    JustineMusey JustineMusey 13-15, F 8 hrs ago

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    I disagree. I understand why people say this but I think it's a rather arrogant self serving attitude. You think your helping someone, you think you know what someone needs...
    stufy stufy 51-55 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    I've only ever dated boys, three to be specific, but I'm only ever attracted to feminine boys. And I can't say I am ever sexually attracted to them. Kissing them is more of a...
    IAmWhoIAmWhoAmI IAmWhoIAmWhoAmI 18-21, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    It's so bad like I feel like i'm socially awkward /: I can't talk to people or anyone because i'm so shy. Like I can't even go to my own family gathering because i'm just to shy. I...
    13puggylover 13puggylover 13-15, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    It's pretty embarrassing sometimes. Today at work I had to talk with one of the supervisors, she is also the one who interviewed me for the job months ago. I had to talk to her...
    Psychadelicious Psychadelicious 18-21, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am so shy. But who likes shy guys. They are so boring. It's no fun befriending with them.
    waiting4someone waiting4someone 18-21, M 9 Responses 3 days ago

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    I honestly love myself like I may seem coincided saying this but I don't give a ****. I think I'm attractive as hell. Be confident ladies and gentlemen who cares what people think...
    Badgalgabby Badgalgabby 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    i only fell asleep a few hours ago. but guess who have l had to wake up with a migraine? yep that would be me! so yeah medicine and trying to go back to sleep for me. i think my...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I've always liked the really outgoing guys who were super popular, but I'm super shy and no one ever knows I'm in the room. They didn't even know my name, my name was "That quiet...
    zerofiveonesevenninetyseven zerofiveonesevenninetyseven 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    It's not my fault that when I was little was I bullied and teased to the point where now I'm an introvert, extremely shy and awkward, have low self esteem, and is now extremely...
    MsFuzzWuzzOreoCat MsFuzzWuzzOreoCat 13-15, F a week ago

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    I always have! My wife is one of them (pic) , here she is training for a half marathon, running on the treadmill in a little skirt. I appreciate how she works at keeping her body...
    SamandLynda SamandLynda 46-50, M 8 Responses a week ago

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    I can't seem to go in a public bathroom if someone is in there. This ruins my school days and field trips where I've had to hold it in until I get a free moment at school. My...
    GhettoMemeing GhettoMemeing 13-15, F Aug 27

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    Faith is not knowing what the future holds, but knowing who holds the future. When you feed your faith, your fears will starve to death. It's about stepping out, when you don't...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F Aug 27

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    I wait for people to talk to me first, I'm very shy! 😖
    ToopeBy ToopeBy 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    I'm pretty shy because when I was growing up relationships were never really an option haha. So now that I'm not a little kid anymore I can start to mingle ... If I wasn't shy lol...
    zpay zpay 18-21, M Aug 23

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    i hate being shy because like, everyone thinks your arrogant and they think that you think you are better than them so that's why you never make eye contact and only talk freely...
    xnikkkix xnikkkix 13-15, F Aug 22

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    I'm very shy, especially when I'm talking to someone I've just met because I have no idea how to start conversations. I just don't know what to say and I feel like I might be...
    waywardgirl98 waywardgirl98 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    Well, I'm not shy but I don't talk much, I an socially awkward and I'll never have a girlfriend because of my lack of self-confidence. So what I am trying to do is to become...
    RedCloud98 RedCloud98 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 21

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    People who know me will tell you I am very outgoing and I love to meet new people and start up conversations with people I don't even know. When I was little I used to be shy but...
    allisonhashope allisonhashope 13-15, F Aug 20

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    Just because im extra quiet sometimes it doesn't mean I won't speak up. It's almost like I cant hold it in if something has to be said. I remember this girl was giving a speech...
    anonamanda001 anonamanda001 18-21, F Aug 18

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    Were we friends? Were we lovers? Did we ever become more than just instances of thought sharing? Did you ever feel that thoughts and feelings were reciprocated across the miles...
    LastGirlScout LastGirlScout 31-35, F Aug 17

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    How a Chinese Billionaire Built Her Fortune: Zhou Qunfei is the world’s richest self-made woman. Ms. Zhou, the founder of Lens Technology, owns a $27 million estate in Hong Kong...
    IamnotCharlieSheen IamnotCharlieSheen 41-45, M 4 Responses Aug 17

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    Being shy it's like having two personalities, where the outside you has complete control over everything that you are and want, while the real you stays freeze. i just wish i...
    Bshy96 Bshy96 18-21, F Aug 16

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    Hi everyone I'm a shy person who had little skills in talking to people. I have low self esteem and about my image as well. I know I have to lose weight. Look sharp and have to...
    loveislove76 loveislove76 26-30, M Aug 16

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    I've always known I like girls instead of guys, and people constantly tell me that that's a mistake, but my amazing girlfriend isn't a mistake. People (especially strangers and...
    IcySongBird IcySongBird 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    I look at my old experiences and I am really proud of who I've become. I'm satisfied with myself mentally and physically and to think at one point I wasn't is wild to me. I focused...
    germany100 germany100 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    I know I'm beautiful, but it intimidates a lot of guys away. I mean I'm not one of those bitchy girls who know they're pretty and use it to their advantage. On the complete...
    Felicia209 Felicia209 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    You know how people say "You look like you've just lost your best friend?" Well, I have. I mean, he's not dead or anything, thank goodness. He's just lost to me. For most of our...
    GraceDracul GraceDracul 31-35, F 6 Responses Aug 14

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    This person is kind to everyone, beautiful, and hardworking. I've known her only through work for half a year, but I've slowly grown to admire her more, day by day. She treats...
    CindyLEvans CindyLEvans 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    I'm so stressed out, my grandparents decided they were going to "help," me out of the situation with my step-mother by forcing me into going to Job Corps here in my state. Let me...
    IcySongBird IcySongBird 18-21, F Aug 13

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    Shyness and insecurity hold you back from doing so many things that would have made beautiful memories; being shy means being stressed which leads on to sadness and regret. There...
    laura270 laura270 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 13

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    I have an easier time talking to girls, not sure why it's just how I am. But yeah I can't think of things to say when I'm out. I'm not really shy, I seem more shy than I am cause I...
    CopperFoil CopperFoil 16-17, M Aug 13

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    she is really my type, a woman who is strong physically and confident mentally, oh!!!!, could a woman such that love me please!!!
    umayyad umayyad 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 12

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    Is it bad that I like to flirt, but I'm shy and married?
    tamischasmith tamischasmith 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    All my friends and ex's have always made fun of me because they say I flirt all the time. I never realized I was, and the worst thing is never know if someone is flirting with me...
    BarrelOMonkeys BarrelOMonkeys 41-45, M Aug 11

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    I used to be a confident, secure woman in my early 50's. Married for 33 years, two beautiful daughters that I am really proud of, and a wonderful baby grandson who is the apple of...
    Patilud Patilud 51-55, F Aug 11

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    I'm very shy but once you get to know me I'm really nice and I tend to flirt a little.
    Zachariah1996 Zachariah1996 18-21, M Aug 11

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