I Had Someone Think I Was a Mute

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    5th Grader

    I really don't talk very much.I have a best friend,and we talk,but she does most of it.One of the 5th graders at my school had never heard me speak,and she assumed that I couldn't.It was actually kind of funny.
    PantherShadow PantherShadow
    13-15, F
    Aug 12, 2009

    What An Idiot

    It happened in the summer when I was about 16 and I was on vacation at the seaside with some friends. And as usual we went clubbing (yes in Europe you can go clubbing when you're pretty young :P) and at one point I got tired and I needed a rest. So I was just sitting in a...
    sw33tgirl sw33tgirl
    22-25, F
    Jun 18, 2008

    I Hate When People Think Im Mute..

    the other day i was talking to a guy on web cam, i was typing and he was speaking, because im very shy when it comes to speaking to people. so then he said he wanted to hear my voice, but i didn't want to , he asked are you mute? i said no ! i was so shocked and angry, why...
    teddy888 teddy888
    22-25
    1 Response Sep 2, 2012

    that's one of the reasons

    why my user name is silent girl . ever since i started high school I have been called silent girl and mute girl. I've had so many people think im mute. im not actually mute though, im just painfully shy and don't like to speak to people. I just cant use my voice like everyone...
    EnjoyTheSilenceX EnjoyTheSilenceX
    16-17, F
    10 Responses Mar 25, 2014

    They All Thought It Was Funny!!

    I couldn't believe it!! Someone asked me today whether I was a mute or not!! I didn't know how to reply to that, I was so shocked! All the people around me just practically collapsed with laughter, I thought I was one of the loudest people around!! God, I had to put him straight...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Nov 26, 2007

    When I Was Little

    I never talked when I was a little kid. You had to make me talk. I talked so little that my preschool teachers told my dad to ask a doctor if I was developmentally delayed or anything like that. At the doctor's, we found out that I was actually a little advanced in vocabulary, I...
    chococat159 chococat159
    18-21
    Feb 10, 2012

    Oh Yes

    When I'm an embarrassing situation  I  tend  to  freeze  and  not say a word. When I was in elementary school my new English teacher though I was mute after the first class because I got so confused and couldn't say a word of English (or Serbian for...
    Saigo Saigo
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 19, 2008
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