I Am Shy Until You Get to Know Me

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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
    Jan 7, 2015

    I am willing to open up to people

    if they are their for a friend. But it will take a while, maybe 2 or 3 days to open up and feel comfortable, but don't feel like you can't talk to me, because I will talk with anyone.
    TimidGrl01 TimidGrl01
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 2, 2015

    I'm usually the quiet one sitting by myself

    or with people I know not talking much until I feel comfortable with someone then I have trouble not talking, I'm not necessarily a loud person I just like to talk to people I feel comfortable enough to actually talk to.
    animallover412 animallover412
    31-35, F
    Aug 28, 2015

    Not Too Open At First

    Most people wouldn't believe this in my real life but I am actually quite shy. I learned to overcome it sort of but there are so many things that i am shy about until I know a person well.  So if I seem to answer you in one word answers then I am sizing you up and it is just...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    May 13, 2011
    AlyanWazir AlyanWazir
    22-25, M
    Aug 10, 2015

    Not Stuck Up Just Shy...

    I'm not great with people that I don't know - at least not when I have to meet them face to face. Social situations and gatherings make me nervous and I'm not big on being the centre of attention. Sometimes I like to just watch other people rather than take part and often I'll...
    Wi1dCAT Wi1dCAT
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 20, 2011

    Give me a few days to open up

    and I'll start talking more than you. Then the jokes also start
    pappa94 pappa94
    22-25, M
    Nov 26, 2014

    I'm super shy. Once get to know me.

    I'm funny and I outgoing
    lorrena19 lorrena19
    22-25, F
    Jul 27, 2015

    And then people hate me cause they probably

    either think I'm annoying, crazy or weird XD
    Emsickles Emsickles
    16-17, F
    9 Responses Jul 28, 2015

    I'm that person in the back of the room

    that never speaks, only listens and looks. I know everything about you, but you know nothing of me because I don't speak. You only suppose. You only assume what is true about me.
    deleted deleted
    Jul 28, 2015

    I am very shy I really just don't know what to

    say sometimes people take it wrong when you get to know me that bit more I am not as shy I have my moments of being loud sometimes but people think am a weirdo and do not accept this about me some people even try to use it against there advantage I don't mean to be like this...
    susangoga susangoga
    31-35, F
    Jul 27, 2015

    I think it definitely takes me a

    while to warm up to people, but in the end I eventually get comfortable with people and am not shy.
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    May 12, 2015

    before i make friends,

    i dont make eye contact with anyone, or talk.
    25ImBeth 25ImBeth
    46-50, F
    Jan 7, 2015

    How do I stop being so self-conscious

    and shy? I feel like i constantly have a wall up that stops me from being 100% myself until I really get to know the person
    bluecrush42 bluecrush42
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 3, 2014

    I am very shy in real life,

    but once I get to know you all bets are off. ;)
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Dec 27, 2015

    Hey!! Pretty Girls!! What's up!

    ! I m tired of loneliness!! I can't stay alone anymore!! What about you?
    AlyanWazir AlyanWazir
    22-25, M
    Jul 28, 2015
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