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I Keep to Myself Am Too Quiet

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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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    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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    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, T Feb 5, 2012

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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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    Related Experiences

    I have a hard time trying to keep myself sane. I fall apart and it's difficult to put the peices back the way they were before. and what hurts the most is that I can't tell anyone...
    savvy1998 savvy1998 16-17, F 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I made a mistake I told myself I would never make, I let someone else be my happiness. Now I feel like my world is being torn apart. I had never believed in love, and I had...
    Unbloomed Unbloomed 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    I hate when ppl think I don't have a social life just because I'm quiet. Not everyone needs to be loud or always commenting on something.
    ArtisticLife ArtisticLife 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I hate when people tell me Its rude to be a quiet person. I just don't like to talk because I really don't have much social skills. so I never know what or how to respond.
    Just1OriginalMe Just1OriginalMe 22-25 6 days ago

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    Have you ever thought about all the contradicting views the world forces on everyone? You can...but... You should, you shouldn’t. Too young, too old. You do, you don’t. Wait...
    thereisnothingwrongwithyou thereisnothingwrongwithyou 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I'm not suicidal , but tend to think of disappearing most of the time. Like who cares anymore...but I stop myself and realize "I ain't the only one!" I feel jealousy towards...
    Frenchgal11 Frenchgal11 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    Which makes me very different from people in my age group. I have a hard time getting through the day, especially mornings. I'm so jealous of people who can wake up joking. I'm 24...
    themagicsback themagicsback 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    People always told me that. I prefer thinking more then talking.
    jovorrism jovorrism 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    Never underestimate the gift of your health. It's the greatest wealth you will ever own. It's the foundation for every chance at happines and success life has to offer. Respect...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    Which sounds lame. but it's true. The last five days have been...rough. and eye opening. heart breaking. it's gonna be rough for a while I guess. I just wish I knew something...
    ZombieBaitMaiden ZombieBaitMaiden 31-35, F Jan 4

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    I don't know what to do anymore you guys . I am just...done . 😔
    jhastme jhastme 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    Maybe it's time to get rid of the problem for good .
    jhastme jhastme 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    There is so much to do but I am weak and fragile. Lost to the winds of old, my strength is. Seeking tirelessly to find an anchor to call home. An anchor I cannot reach or even see...
    Aamulus Aamulus 18-21, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    It's hard to be living a life you don't want to live . 😔😔
    jhastme jhastme 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have an urgent need to forgive myself for something I did in high school. For years I've been very harsh with myself about this mistake and I've been telling myself that what I...
    NamelessNomad NamelessNomad 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Since I was a kid I've been told I'm too quiet. What does that even mean? It has caused a lot of problems for me. I have just recently realized I'm not an outcast just because I...
    Talice88 Talice88 26-30, F 8 Responses Jan 2

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    I really do. Whenever **** hits the fan, I stray from the norm more than I normally do. I get this obsessive, compulsive urge to make this world a better and a happier place; to...
    rabinafrost rabinafrost 18-21, F Dec 27, 2014

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    I'm so fat and ugly and stupid. I'm a massive screw up, I can't do anything right. I can't stick to a diet because I'm such a fatass. I have no self control. I barely have any...
    SheSaid15 SheSaid15 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    I try to at least. I don't want to go back in a wheelchair again for a few years because of my constant kidney operations, so I'm trying to keep myself fit enough to keep going. :P...
    ThatGirlSara2 ThatGirlSara2 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 8

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    I hated how I say to people that Im proud of myself and I loved it. I hated how **** I am. I hated how I can be so confident. I hated how I interact with others. I hated how I feel...
    shishishosho97 shishishosho97 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    I do as well, I feel like if I keep thinking too much at night, I can't fall asleep, but I don't want to think, I just want to sleep
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    All of my life I've been told "you're so quiet". It tends to be stated as fact, but I think it comes off as there's something wrong with me. Everybody else either talks more...
    mirogran mirogran 31-35, M 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I do not cut myself It makes too much mess I don't drink very often It just makes me act dumb I cannot commit suicide Those I love would never forgive I cannot get another to kill...
    mrweerd mrweerd 26-30, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Okay this is kinda mean of me to do this but not so sorry I'm just mean that's how I can be. I had a big crush on this outgoing tall handsome guy in drama class, he soon moved...
    vaashapenin vaashapenin 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 8

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    I'm not necessarily sure how to deal with my situation. Since I first met this guy I have always loved his personality, he is a genuine guy who cares for his future and is...
    Gonzalez0430 Gonzalez0430 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    No one can make you "feel" anything, you choose to react to your feelings. I refuse to let her actions get to me. She is an external now...I am gonna keep detaching...calm, cool...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M 3 hrs ago

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    This year I went up to my grandparents for Xmas... I decided under no circumstances would I be a scrooge, have anyone upset me or just darn right make it a painful experience. In...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    people that don't know me always ask why I'm so quiet, the truth is, I just like to people watch. it's funny to see how immature and ignorant some people can act, you really can...
    SweeterThanFiction SweeterThanFiction 16-17, F Jan 9

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    I was 12 years old when I and thirty other kids were waiting outside in front of the school. It was the first week of secondary school. In a few minutes we would bike to a nearby...
    Jemoeder Jemoeder 26-30 1 Response Jan 4

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    I was never good at making friends or at least tried keeping a friend. I do have a few friends but I don't talk to them as much as I should. You see.. I was bullied when I was...
    MJay087 MJay087 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    just an average teenage girl most of the time she wore a smile in the class quietly she always sat she had one best friend who didnt really at home parents always fighting her...
    jadzullaik3 jadzullaik3 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    I'm a piece of ****. As simple as that. I feel terrible that my husband has to deal with my constant pain and anxiety. I wish I could end it but that would hurt him too.
    zvezdnyy zvezdnyy 22-25, F 11 hrs ago

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    I need this profile attacked too fat piece of ****......
    blacktwit44 blacktwit44 51-55, F 3 hrs ago

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    We did nothing to the blonde in the trio...her binder is dome We don't know you so we had too Document. ....your another gullible putz.. .teach
    blacktwit44 blacktwit44 51-55, F 2 hrs ago

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    The 3rd of trio is complete Since I did nothing to her Another gullible twit...sad Your 1 of our teachers in America for a teacher you stupid Blondie We did nothing too her...
    blacktwit44 blacktwit44 51-55, F 2 hrs ago

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    The one thing I pride myself in my trustworthiness. I'm told things, I keep quiet about them, and I understand.
    SplashOfSoCo SplashOfSoCo 18-21, M Dec 30, 2014

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    there is no single reason. sometimmes i just have to many obscure thought trains travelling at top speed and i have to keep them from crashing. sometimes i don't feel like i have...
    AmethystMoonChild1 AmethystMoonChild1 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    I was never very social but it's not that I never tried I just never stood out. So I was never noticed And no one cared But at the same time it Didn't even matter. I found myself...
    DexterPyro DexterPyro 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 17

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    I was born normal, just like every one else. When i was about 11ish I began to notice I different. Most kids around my age like hanging out, talk about sports tv shows, the works...
    blacknight2345 blacknight2345 18-21, M 11 hrs ago

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    I wish I could say the stuff in my mind to some certain people. Sometimes I just can't help it and I stay quiet even if I don't like what you are doing.
    meynae meynae 13-15, F Dec 26, 2014

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    It's easier to keep it in because then I don't have to worry about how people might react. The one time I allowed myself to be completely vulnerable with someone I find out that it...
    ShakenButNotBroken ShakenButNotBroken 18-21, F Jan 4

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    This is the most accurate thing, this title. I'm a quiet man, often seen with a book or my phone in public. I read often. I am most definitely an introvert. But I'm trying to...
    AceWarbringer AceWarbringer 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago