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I Keep to Myself Am Too Quiet

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    Not Apart Of The Situation

    I belong to a very helpfull program. The only thing is I hide under the table alot. I just don't like being apart of the situation. I was asked to tell a person about it so they could help me. I just dont know if i should tell him. I think as long as I don't get too quiet I will...
    cute4me cute4me 13-15, F Feb 5, 2012

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    So Quiet, So Shy

    I have always been shy and quiet, and I hate it, I wish I wasn't. I didn't learn to talk until I was 2 and a half years old. People mistake my shyness and quietness to be seriousness, and it sometimes turns them away. People do not understand my shyness and quietness and often...
    MadameBellatrix31 MadameBellatrix31 16-18, F 2 Responses Feb 20, 2008

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    Just Shy I Guess

    Recently, i was approached by a friend in my computer lab in school. i've known him for more than a year, so i didnt feel uncomfortable when he starting making chit-chat. after a couple of hours, i decided to leave. as i waved bye to him. he stopped, got up from the chair...
    Allyouneedislove91 Allyouneedislove91 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28, 2010

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    Need Dress Advice Guys

    hello friends, am anu and i am pure south Indian Tamil girl who was married recently to a Tamil guy who lives in London. It was a love marriage, At first my hubby dont like me to wear costumes which is modern while i was at chennai. He even scolded me not to wear low neck blouses...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 18, 2012

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    Other Peoples Energy

    i dont like being in a group i prefer to be alone.i just cant handle the over aggressive or negative energies that eminate from people.
    dodie dodie 26-30, F Sep 11, 2007

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    Related Experiences

    It's true a lot of people are stuck in the struggle and it seems like there is no help or hope for the future, a lot of that blame is pointed out towards the ones trying to better...
    aJason23 aJason23 18-21, M Sep 23

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    I'm 42 years old, am mother of 4 (19, about to become a father, 16, and 12 year old twins). Their father and I have been apart for 6 years. I've struggled with poverty, depression...
    Goodsunflower Goodsunflower 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 3

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    Everyday, I struggle with trying to continue to push forward. Everyday, I want to commit suicide, literally. But everyday, I manage not to over dose on pills for whatever small...
    BIackyChan BIackyChan 22-25, M 4 Responses Oct 6

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    Striving to being better then this girl has caused me to ruined my life, caused me to hate myself... I'll never win.
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm here to see if I can remember how to speak my thoughts.
    niklb niklb 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    Woke up this morning feeling so low. Feeling anxious and felt the rising panic inside. Wondering if I will ever know what it feels like to be loved and wanted by a Man. So tired of...
    chrissie58 chrissie58 46-50, F 7 Responses Sep 23

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    I'm going to go ******* insane. I feel like such an ******* for telling people to hold strong if I'm just as bad physically and mentally as they are. I'm so far over the edge now...
    Killingmesoftlyx3 Killingmesoftlyx3 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    Yesterday was dramatic, today was ok.
    tarkovsky tarkovsky 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 30

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    Feeling like an empty shell. Every day is a struggle and some days I know why and other days I can't explain what is making me feel this way. The past two days I have cried day and...
    Lostfeeling Lostfeeling 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 7

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    I just feel a little more out of control every day. I don't know what I'm doing with my life anymore. Somebody please kill me.
    hacky2012 hacky2012 18-21, F Oct 8

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    My sister is pregnant. She is 29 years old. I am 20 and away at college. My sister has severe bipolar disorder and the guy she is having the child with has anger issues... They met...
    Doeeyedgirl Doeeyedgirl 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm tired of life . Let me just leave .
    jhastme jhastme 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I don't think I meet the height requirement to ride your emotional roller coaster.
    littlefroghere littlefroghere 41-45, F Oct 4

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    At least i think i do. I will be watching a show or sometimes a movie(those are harder to predict) and there will be a plot twist or cliffhanger and right before the reveal i will...
    violet1698 violet1698 31-35, F Sep 30

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    I am really trying here. But sometimes I just couldn't keep myself in place and couldn't keep up with other people. Maybe I really do have a problem in my personality? And have...
    RainSword RainSword 18-21, F Oct 5

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    I do it more often as I get older. I try to listen to music to keep myself from doing it so much. I do it by accident while I am walking down the street. I say really mean...
    WoShiRen WoShiRen 26-30, F Oct 8

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    When I like someone it'll become an obsession and I'll scream for attention like a child. Cry and all even starve myself and other things to harm my own body if that person doesn't...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F 5 Responses Oct 7

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    I want too lose weight but I keep eating too much I go to the gym like 3 times a week and I up gaining back weight I lose I was counting calories but I stopped doing it and it...
    AJMClassof14 AJMClassof14 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 8

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    My brothers used to tease me about my toothbrush. They once put shaving gel on it instead of toothpaste, it was horrible. I always keep my toothbrush where I am!
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Why can't I be pretty and skinny like her ? :( So ashamed of myself , too flipping fat . 😔
    jhastme jhastme 18-21, F 8 Responses Oct 3

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    I am going to write a book, having read quite widely and had many experiences, of course it is never enough, But I have been held back by noone other than myself.
    laneyminnie laneyminnie 18-21 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I cant help it. I constantly look down on myself. My mother is a psychopath. Growing up, I didn't have a good role model. My mother lied all the time, and my dad was foolish enough...
    InsertMyName InsertMyName 13-15, F Oct 4

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    I never really talk to anyone about my feelings or things that worry me. I keep everything to myself. I never cry in front of people (even my closest ones), I act like everything's...
    cyanesque cyanesque 22-25, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    Sometimes People Say I'm Quiet, I Keep To Myself, I Seem Like A Loner, A Bookworm & Weird... But As Soon As They Get To Know Me They Call Me Crazy, Weird, Bookworm, Freak & A...
    Insomnia101 Insomnia101 18-21, F 1 Response 14 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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    It may sound ridiculous, but it's true. I'm too weird. That's just it. That's why I'm alone all the time, that's why none of my "friends" want to hang out with me, that's why I'm...
    Skollon Skollon 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 9

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    When I feel incredibly down, and when I feel like I've lost my direction I have to talk to myself in the mirror. Sounds weird! But it helps cement-in what I need to tell myself. I...
    FreezerDog1 FreezerDog1 18-21, M 3 Responses Sep 20

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    This girl I like keeps trying to pull me into her social group but I'm so scared to talk to anyone besides her so I just stand there. She told me that I isolate myself. I just dont...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    Fate has been cruel to me. I arrived in this country to build a career and prove to myself that I am worth something. My parents never thought much of me. I studied hard and found...
    WolfDB WolfDB 26-30, M Sep 29

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    Now really do you think someone is going to keep your secrets? Tell me when was the last time you told one and it did not get shared. LOL! I share things with my sister, mom...
    intheair2nite intheair2nite 46-50, F 11 Responses Sep 21

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    I knew that long time back, I have myself, and ONLY myself. But Idk why I keep on forgetting, Idk why I am fooled easily into forgetting facts and into believing in things that...
    MissGaga MissGaga 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 2

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    What's happened wasn't suppose to happen but I think I may be developing feeling for a guy that I can't have. My friend is 15. The guys is 19. Yet he looks about 17 and he's...
    CallMeChelsea CallMeChelsea 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 25

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    Sometimes in your life you can meet some people that give you bad vibes. You feel uncomfortable with either their action, or their words, then you play down your feelings, and...
    ChicaAudaz ChicaAudaz 18-21, F Sep 29

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    Well, I'm exactly 32 months out from leaving my ex wife, which landed me on this site. Thankful for the opportunity to write out my thoughts and feelings. I went back yesterday...
    Lionsfan94 Lionsfan94 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 2

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    I stop myself from saying too much to new people so I don't really make many friends and people wonder why I am so quiet.
    raraggl raraggl 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    THE TURQUOISE ARROWHEAD During the first few months after moving to New Mexico, while visiting the Santo Domingo pueblo I met a pueblo Indian named Robert, who made and sold...
    musicbook musicbook 56-60, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I keep switching hair dressers because they all get offended when I don't want to entertain their conversations. I'm just a quiet person, and I don't know you therefore I have...
    livefreensing livefreensing 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I have been doing so much writing as of late, I find that it helps me focus on the here and now. I write about my day, my goals, dreams, desires...I write about so much. I have...
    Indigolesbian70 Indigolesbian70 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 28

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    Well I feel like I'm never satisfied with myself. I can never do anything right or please anybody. Sometimes I'll cry randomly because I'm frustrated or just tired of everything...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    I lost myself along the way somehow. I’ve been broken, in a drunken slumber, disconnected from all the world around me, questioning humanity, questioning the existence of a God...
    Hnobles Hnobles 18-21, M Sep 23

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    I am an Asian woman who grow up in a traditional and patriarchal family. My parents are divorced since I was very little. My mom was busy working trying to make ends meet, thus I...
    ChicaAudaz ChicaAudaz 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 24

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    Some people can not hear me when I talk, but I do not like talking loudly. I like to talk very softly. I am quiet & shy; talking softly makes me feel calm, and I do not like it...
    s4019t s4019t 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 30

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