I Can Be Pushy

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    When i feel as if i am being a bit pushy.

    . i withdraw.. not so much for myself, but i want to give the other person the opportunity to breath. I figure if they want to contact me, they will, if not... they will not. Either way.. no harm done....
    mor2life3 mor2life3
    51-55, F
    1 Response Feb 2, 2015

    Especially when I meet new people.

    I want to try and get past the initial awkwardness, and I usually end up being really overbearing. I sometimes worry that I will or have scared someone off
    ZscorpioFG ZscorpioFG
    22-25, M
    Aug 27, 2015

    Pushy In a Good Way.

    I push people away in order to protect them... and to a certain extent protect myself too. Some of them push back, but I just push that much harder. Sometimes I'm dissapointed at how easily some of the people I really care about are pushed away and don't look back. So yes...
    Shonnie Shonnie
    22-25, F
    Jul 2, 2008

    Too Pushy

    I have great ideas, great ambition, and lots of energy. That`s good, right? Not Always. All my life I have been pushing. Pushing my mom to do practically everything. Pushing my father away. Pushing myself, sometimes too hard. When will I ever figure out what is too much? When...
    FeistyRoadrunner FeistyRoadrunner
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2007

    When Its Needed...

    Sometimes you have to be cruel to be kind and give some people a little shove and hopefully it will be productive. In a more negative sense, I push people away, it's necessary at times, I need my space and get claustrophobic easily. I also feel threatened when people tred too...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84
    26-30, F
    Feb 16, 2010
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