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I Feel Awkward Around New People

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    dancerwithheart dancerwithheart 13-15, F Jul 31

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    Yep that's me although I grew up with a very

    extrovert/hippie/musical mum and dad ..,.. I loved the entertainment but I'm also not willing to put myself out there showing myself 100 percent, from my experience the closest people I'm not awkward with ...but they have been the most honest down to earth people I've met.
    Jadewaves Jadewaves 26-30, F Feb 27

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    People have to approach me first or I will never talk to them. I don't care if I'm dying to talk to that person, I won't talk to them first. Also, it takes me a hella long time to...
    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 12 Responses Oct 25

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    I'm shy around people that know me. But I'm a fireball of personality when I meet new people because they don't know my background or where I come from. They have no clue that I'm...
    KarinaLin KarinaLin 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    i love meeting new people to chat with on EP. anyone want to be friends and have a chat then feel free to add me.
    GirlyAndrea1987 GirlyAndrea1987 26-30, M Oct 21

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    I'm sat here at the minute in my best friend's bedroom. We haven't seen eachother for weeks so we took today to catch up but all she's done is sat on YouTube looking at parody...
    LittleMowgli LittleMowgli 16-17, F Nov 7

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    Someone new and interesting message me I wanna meet new people ??
    klxo klxo 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 21

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    I'm shy, but I do loving meeting new people and making new friends
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M Oct 28

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    I love meeting new people just getting to talk to them is a challenge I got into karate and today started talking to lots of different people in the class :D
    herealways2017 herealways2017 13-15, F Nov 5

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    I really like to meet new people here (EP). And maybe make new friends.
    IamNicolle IamNicolle 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 6

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    Starting a new job Monday. So loads of new people to be met!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Nov 7

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    I love to meet new people, make new friends from all over the world.
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M Nov 8

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    Looking for new people to talk to. I'm 18, gay, open to talk about anything, and currently majoring in biology. Text me anytime, and don't be shy! (239)-443-8938
    Milesdavisrocks17 Milesdavisrocks17 18-21, M Oct 25

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    Looking for new people to talk to. I'm 18, gay, open to talk about anything, and currently majoring in biology. Text me anytime, and don't be shy! (239)-443-8938
    Milesdavisrocks17 Milesdavisrocks17 18-21, M Oct 25

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    i hate being the one to start a convo but i loooooveeee meeting new people!!!
    Haydenck Haydenck 16-17 Oct 27

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    I love meeting new people!! Message me if you want to talk!(:
    Hornygirl118 Hornygirl118 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 5

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    Always good to meet new people on EP all over the world.
    boohya boohya 41-45, M Nov 6

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    I love meeting new people with the same experiences, anyone want to talk?
    aprilriosss aprilriosss 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    I enjoy meeting new people and friends. If you wanna chat let me know.. Have a nice day:)
    debbieeee2014 debbieeee2014 36-40, F Nov 10

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    I wanna meet new people text me 2512722881
    drock460 drock460 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    Im always here for people and to help them best i can but where are people when i need to talk? I feel like i annoy people with my problems but im the first person to help others...
    xxjellybabyxx xxjellybabyxx 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 23

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    I feel like I bother people just by existing.
    xPiZzaIsBaex xPiZzaIsBaex 13-15, M 6 Responses Nov 3

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    I do and it sucks sometimes. I don't like being hugged or talked to it just makes me feel so uncomfy even though it shouldn't.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    So... Last night I was sitting in the living room with my family, and this s*x scene came on tv, like it showed EVERYTHING... I pretended I didn't see and and just awkwardly walked...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 22

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    My gbff (who's straight) is in love with my bff and they met "through" me, and she's not it to him but he's in to her. What do I do in this situation? It's awkward.
    Ennah Ennah 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 25

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    Preferably girls around my age, not in a creepy sense but I just have an easier time talking to girls than I do guys sometimes. I will try not to be creepy, though sometimes my...
    redmoon383 redmoon383 16-17, M Nov 7

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    Yeah I love me meeting new ppl new experiences
    frankie2114 frankie2114 22-25, M Oct 21

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    I just would very much like to talk to nice & friendly people. Seems like there aren't any human beings out there willing to have a conversation.. I hate it. Always willing to make...
    2grunge4u 2grunge4u 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    feel free to message me and chat
    jameswise12 jameswise12 22-25, M Oct 26

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    I sincerely need to meet new ppl!
    Stillonthelook12 Stillonthelook12 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 22

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    Hello everyone! I'm new on EP :)
    prav94 prav94 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 28

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    People should message me :L bored as shiz and got no friends yay me 😂
    XXburnttoastXX XXburnttoastXX 13-15, F Nov 4

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    Does someone wanna message me? I need people to talk to....
    Anika1258 Anika1258 13-15, F Nov 9

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    Pretty much always bored and want some people to share my boring life with((:
    joseph6472 joseph6472 13-15, M Nov 10

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    'Ello people of EP. :) Talk to me pls?
    BreakingTheBad BreakingTheBad 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 13

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    I hate being so shy. If I could I would already be inbox-ing so many people! If anyone wants to talk inbox me❤
    nomnom14 nomnom14 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have a hard time being comfortable and happy at home, well-fed and warm because I'm always thinking about those less fortunate. It's sort of a feeling a guilt as if I made people...
    MeowSaidTheCat MeowSaidTheCat 26-30, F Oct 27

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    today i really feel like i let someone down...this site has really helped me get my feelings down so i don't feel so trapped, but i still need control. so i still cut (well...
    kwrc kwrc 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 13

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    Ever since I had depression (about 10 years ago) I have developed confidence issues that affect me in different ways during different times in my life. One thing I find is that...
    miloks miloks 26-30, F Oct 28

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    I am good I think at reading others and I can usually, "take a hint". So, what I don't understand is why people say that I am not bothering them, but it seems that their actions...
    beautifulsunrise beautifulsunrise 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 11

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    It's so hard to share your problems and not feel like a burden
    maknaekid maknaekid 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 29

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    I hate group settings, because all that happens is I sit for 2 hours listening to everybody else talk and I just nod my head for a straight 2 hours ...I feel like I shouldn't even...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 4

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    If u looked in the mirror 2day and cried, or some1 treated u like crap, I feel 4 u and I'm sorry that that happened. If ever any1 needs 2 talk, I'm here. Coz I know what it's like...
    theB1tchX theB1tchX 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 6

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    I feel like I disappoint everyone. I never do enough. I never do anything well enough. Won't they just cut me a break?!
    Masqurade Masqurade 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I don't really sleep at night so kinda like to be kept busy with chatting.
    ForgettingYesterday ForgettingYesterday 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 21

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