I Keep Finding Myself In Awkward Situations

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    Awkward Proposition

    When I was fourteen or fifteen, there was this girl who was totally infatuated by me. She was a really beautiful girl, but the problem was that I had my eyes on a friend of hers and she was a bit taller than I was. She still is. We became really good friends. Then, one day the...
    alashfaaq alashfaaq
    18-21, M
    Sep 20, 2013

    Awkward!!!

    Awkward bathroom moments are the worst. A couple weeks ago I walked in on one of  my pregnant co-works using the bathroom and lets just say I was pretty traumatized. To lighten the moment she made a comment about her baby bump covering her parts... and well i nervously giggle...
    applescruffs applescruffs
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 28, 2010

    So Annoying

    I am one of those guys who always seem to get into awkward situations, especially when i try to avoid them. like today when i had my speech about my architecture project, i had a running nose in the middle of my speech and everyone saw it. or when i was mistaken as a worker at...
    jonnyronny jonnyronny
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Apr 19, 2010

    I was siting and I found my driver flirting

    with me then he asked my mom if I could marry him :S
    saraficationXD saraficationXD
    18-21, F
    Jan 20, 2014

    I've Had My Share, For Now.

    The holiday season usually means more exposure to a greater number of people, for everyone. Being around others more often, you're bound to experience awkward/embarrassing moments. Some of the most awkward times of your life will be spent during the process of getting...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 29, 2010

    Sitting alone at the airport waiting

    for my dads plane to arrive.then theres this family who sat on a bench next to mine. Some girl probably 13-15 of age kept looking at me and looks away when i look at her back. It was kinda weird but funny so i made some funny faces by moving my eyebrows it made her smile annd...
    Mateom93 Mateom93
    22-25, M
    Aug 7, 2014

    so I was in the bathroom yesterday,

    and ilthere was no toilet paper, and I really needednto pee and I was already sitting in the toilet, so I had to knock on the stall next to me so they can pass me some xD. it just felt awkward..
    ThePixie123 ThePixie123
    18-21, F
    Dec 20, 2014

    Reciepe For Trouble

    Reece Recipe- INGREDIENTS 1 part total clutz 1 part ridiculously goofy 1 part too curious for his own good Stir well and you have the perfect Awkward Situation Getter-Innerer. I always seem to manage to get myself into situations which no one else can.
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    Sep 6, 2010

    It's Moments Like These That You Need Minties....

    I found myself with my mum clearing what once was my old room in my old childhood home.  We were finally clearing out basically 30 years of crap and memories.. reminiscing of times gone by both good and bad.  I looked round at the clearing room, the rubbish bags full of junk...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Aug 23, 2011

    Favors Begat Favors, Or Do They?

    There are certain "perks" in almost every profession, aren't there? If you're a mechanic, you get parts at cost. The guy at the pizza joint has eaten his fill of free slices. The gal at the bank gets REAL no-fee checking. And so it goes. It just so happens that those of us...
    tgcyndi tgcyndi
    36-40, T
    Jul 17, 2010

    100% True Story

    Once upon a summer day in 2006, I was at the mall with my (currently) ex boyfriend, boyfriend at the time. We walked up the stairs to the upper p to leave and at the top of the stairs was a big black truck parked and a couple in the passenger's seat having sex. We stopped and...
    WomanReclaimingSelf WomanReclaimingSelf
    22-25, F
    Mar 18, 2011
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