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I Am Usually Shy

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    I am a very shy person. I've always been this way since I can remember. Especially around strangers. Out of my siblings I'm the only shy one in the lot. Being shy isn't a fun...
    eartheyes82 eartheyes82 31-35, M 16 hrs ago

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    Being shy sucks. I just need to put that out there. IT SUCKS. Nobody is ever like, oh yeah that quiet girl in the corner, she's so cool! I wanna party with her! Nope. That **** don...
    popcorngoo popcorngoo 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 11

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    I don't usually talk to people unless they talk to me😊☺️
    dashuria dashuria 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    I'm shy about my body. I am smaller than the other boys in my class. They look like men compared to me, tall and muscular with some hair on their faces. I blush at the sight of...
    2tfx 2tfx 13-15, M Oct 9

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    I am not the same person at home and outside. When I'm home I can be crazy, stupid, childish, confident, very outgoing but whenever I go out I' m completely out of control, really...
    nowherewego nowherewego 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 14

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    I hate being shy, I'm so shy and I'm so awkward. People try to talk to me but because of my shyness I just come off as a *****. I can't make conversation idk what to say I don't...
    ustt ustt 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm really a shy person, specially when I'm with someone I've just met. It's so hard for me also to deal with guys.. I really find it hard to be at ease when I'm with them.. how I...
    myleslus myleslus 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 24

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    Ugh, shyness and quietness can get the best of me sometimes. It's ridiculous how much a person can talk while typing or writing vs. how much they can talk in real life. How do...
    EUO356 EUO356 13-15, F Sep 24

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    I really hate being shy and it's annoying. I really can't stand my ground that much and Im shy in front of the classroom giving a speech or something like that. I wish I wasn't...
    BlackWolf122 BlackWolf122 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    I've spent my high school years like a pessimist, not caring about my grades, people, and just plain anything. I always have problems when meeting new people. Even if someone...
    ProfessorBrad ProfessorBrad 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 1

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    It shocks everyone who knows me, except those who knew me before age 10. I was terrified of everyone outside my family and every place (including church and school) outside my home...
    lostit77 lostit77 46-50, F 4 Responses Oct 7

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    Need some help overhere Im 21 years and im so shy in public ,and it is visible, and i cant even hide it or do anything about it (red face -shaking voice -trembling hands whenever...
    Bagh8 Bagh8 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 10

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    I am very very shy! I don't really like my voice so just the thought of someone being able to hear me scares me. When I was in school and talking to my friends if someone turned to...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 11

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    introvert [( in-truh-vurt)] a person whose motives and actions are directed inward; tend to be preoccupied with their own thoughts and feelings; minimize their contact with other...
    freakmagnet freakmagnet 36-40, F Oct 11

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    I don't think I've ever been shy, but I was voted most shy in high school! LOL that did make me laugh. I am quiet. I am listening, looking, assessing. I am soaking up your vibes...
    niklb niklb 41-45, F Oct 11

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    I am painfully shy! I am confident on the computer because this is not face to face and you are meeting me on my battlefield of life. I have "problems" psychological and I am...
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 11

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    I am completely shy about everything when people get to know me I may be more open than before but that's the the outer layer.. I have 1 true friend that I confide in. And we were...
    FabledCity FabledCity 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I am really shy in real life but not on the internet :D You can msg me if you need someone to talk!
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M Sep 23

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    I am such a shy person. When I first meet someone it's hard to make a conversation. I hardly speak of Im not spoken too and I hate it!
    imacoolguy14 imacoolguy14 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 26

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    I've never been attracted to the guy making a show of himself with his friends. I understand that you are outgoing but you also come off as annoying. I hate when people are loud...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F Sep 26

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    I'm like super confident on the internet but in real life I'm so damn shy it's so stupid
    mich1998 mich1998 13-15, F Sep 27

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    I am shy but my closest friends call me extroverted
    TomasSC TomasSC 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 27

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    I'm extremely quiet, extremely shy, and VERY awkward around social situations. But under all that, I'm much more. If someone cares enough to get to know me, they will gain the most...
    NightWalker6676 NightWalker6676 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 28

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    It helped me to become good at something, I played in my first adult soccer team at 15 and I was completely overawed, but by the time I was 21 I was a very good player and was made...
    dontcareforlabels dontcareforlabels 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 28

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    I am, suprisingly, very shy. Sometimes when I try to talk, it comes out awkward and I stutter when I talk to my teachers. I know that I am intelligent, yet my school wanted to keep...
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    I'm the most shyest person ever if I don't know you, but once I get comfortable around you I'll never stop talking πŸ˜‚πŸ˜
    erikamariahxo erikamariahxo 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 1

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    Yes, very shy. It's funny, really. Here and other places on the Internet, I can talk as candidly as I want, even on sexual matters. And when I was working, I had a friend and...
    9Fan 9Fan 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 2

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    I have trouble going up to new people and starting a conversation with them because I am too shy or worried of messing it up which makes me an awkward person to most people but...
    RZTheSlayer RZTheSlayer 13-15, M Oct 4

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    I think I've got worse since I've been married-I rely on my husbands company and just gave up keeping in contact with any friends I have made over the years. Being super shy and...
    papercastles papercastles 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    I am having problems talking to people, i just cant seem to do it. I have always been shy and found it hard to be around people. I stayed away from social interaction for many...
    PeaceAndCalm PeaceAndCalm 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 6

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    Every time I talk to girls I freak out! I have no issue talking to guys. But I get so shy and close up around girls. It's the craziest thing too I'm a girl you would think ish...
    pretypinkpsy pretypinkpsy 22-25, F Oct 7

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    When someone messes with me you better leave me alone or something bad will happen. I get shy when it comes to making new friends but im also confident about myself. I tend to get...
    Sierra1993 Sierra1993 18-21, F Oct 7

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    Realllllllllllllllllllyyyyy shy :P
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 8

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    I hate how shy I am.. I literally just don't get it! It's not something I can change..
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 15 Responses Oct 9

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    I'm shy but I need to make friends and I really don't know how. I feel like I'm just scaring them away or something. I'm actually pretty funny I think, or I can be but I really...
    AriHenderson AriHenderson 13-15, F 4 Responses Oct 9

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    I don't know why I am.... people say I am charming and sweet, but I feel like I am soooo shy it's makes me feel insecure. I don't know why I'm like that.
    SeanaO SeanaO 18-21, F 7 Responses Oct 10

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    How can i hide Shyness and nervousness in public?? This is making me look weak and i hate it
    Bagh8 Bagh8 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    Yes, I'm quiet. No, I'm not shy. You're just not anywhere near as interesting as my own train of thought in that moment πŸ˜’
    BleuGardenia BleuGardenia 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 11

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    i feel shy....when a girl who is a stranger...seat besides me in the bus...oh i can't say something that i need...why??? #Bangladesh
    RusselBiswas RusselBiswas 18-21, M a week ago

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    I am a very shy person and getting close to someone is very hard for me. I always feel like im going to say something lame. I start feeling really hot and my hands get clammy.
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M a week ago

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    I always feel shy and awkward around people. I can tell myself is an introvert person. Rather than going out meeting people, i prefer stay in my house and spend time alone. I am an...
    meandmythought meandmythought 26-30, F a week ago

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    I honestly believe no one is as shy as me. I refuse to wear shorts because they show my legs and I panic because I don't like my body to be shown, same goes for shirts. My arms are...
    fatality500 fatality500 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Why don't many girls like shy guys?
    jayjay18 jayjay18 26-30, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am introverted. I dislike social events because of it. The thing is though, I definitely am not shy. I can happily meet people and interact professionally with them, but socially...
    WillMeer WillMeer 46-50, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Shy is a bit of an understatement. I'm more of an introvert. I'm trying to get out of that bubble I keep myself in, so I'm trying to share stories on most of my experiences. I...
    hockeyfanm13 hockeyfanm13 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    this is one of the reasons I join ep to see if it can help me overcome my shyness, especially when it comes to the opposite gender. I don't really know how to talk with girls so if...
    shadowdragon24 shadowdragon24 22-25, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I find it difficult to be in a relationship and its because im shy around girls, does anybody else have this problem. if so I would like to know how you deal or overcome it.
    shadowdragon24 shadowdragon24 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago