I Never Start the Conversation

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 28 People

    Never the Kick Off Team, Always the Receiver

    It never feels natural for me to begin conversations with people, especially strangers.  If there is a gene that is closely linked to the ability to strike up conversations, I clearly don't have it.  Small talk to me is boring and a waste of time.  Whenever I do...
    reachin4goals reachin4goals
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 12, 2007

    Never Start

    I rarely will start a conversation.  I prefer people approaching me instead.  I feel more at ease this way!  :)
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 21, 2011

    Too Scared to

    i hate starting conversations cos what if the person your talking to just isnt interested in what you have to say and your just going on and on and they arent bothered and just want you to shut up. I'll only start conversations with people that i'm good friends with, cos i know...
    sezy sezy
    16-17, F
    Aug 14, 2007

    I Think..

    It's a responsibility thing.  I don't want to be the one responsible for keeping the conversation going, so I don't start it. Plus, I'm shy. Give me a topic and I'll talk your ear off about it, but I'll rarely to never actually start any conversation.
    meowmeowface meowmeowface
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2007
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