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I Stay Quiet Because

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    I am registered in some ‘feminist’ Arabic groups on Facebook, however, I rarely participate or write anything, I don’t comment and no one knows me there, I am...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I stayed up all night talking to this amazing guy. I watched some tv and just talked with him. I really felt like we had a connection that I've never had with anyone else. What do...
    haileylovess27 haileylovess27 13-15, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    If you start chatting to me (online or in rl) I will be very quiet and not know what to say which is very annoying, especially if I want to keep talking to you. So if you message...
    Marie0121 Marie0121 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I tend to be pretty quiet all the time, but if you are someone I don't know then I'm even more so. I prefer to listen to people as a way of feeling them out. People are so easily...
    jmc39 jmc39 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I need quiet time, alone time .. To recharge. I could enjoy a month alone. Is that weird? It takes time to quiet the mind.
    Walkalone9000 Walkalone9000 51-55, F 11 Responses 4 days ago

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    I absolutely LOVE staying up late at night, especially right now during the summer when I am off of school. I like to stay up till 2 or 3 in the morning watching TV. Sometimes I...
    hannahphillips hannahphillips 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It's those quiet moments that make you realize who you are, satisfied or not. It's that moment when you're at that party you've been waiting to go to all week, then you realize it...
    Personalstories Personalstories 70+, M 4 days ago

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    What better theme for a night-time story than one of love? It's such a long time since I've been writing in the night, last time I did was when I quit drinking, and I remembered...
    Fable Fable 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I don't like having the spotlight on me in class, so I only speak when absolutely necessary and I tend to keep it brief. I hate that full-class discussions are always a big part of...
    heartmusic678 heartmusic678 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am so quiet at school and I hate that I just can't speak up. I try but I can't .I can never keep a conversation going and I hate it when people ask me why I'm so shy and quiet...
    anonymoussas anonymoussas 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    I am so quiet at school and I hate that I just can't speak up. I try but I can't .I can never keep a conversation going and I hate it when people ask me why I'm so shy and quiet...
    anonymoussas anonymoussas 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    I will alwaysbe queit and no say much unlike others because I'm focused on other things like on time I had wet and messed my diaper in group and it was full and I was trying to...
    Groter Groter 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 27

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    i am going through this thing, i have a lot in my mind in the past 4 months. My name is Ray, i'll call the other girl ''R''. Before R, i like someone else, she was really good but...
    raydang123 raydang123 13-15, M Jun 26

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    I'm quiet because I sit there and study everyone and everything. I analyze what others are saying around me and I acquire a sense of my surroundings.
    alicefloe alicefloe 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    I'm always quiet at all times, im the strong silent type but people make jokes like I could be the royal guard because I could stand there and not do anything.... I'm quiet by...
    wolfy299 wolfy299 13-15, M Jun 25

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    Especially if you first meet me, it takes a lot of time for me to open up. I have to trust you as well. The lucky small amount of people I trust should understand that. They care...
    THISarcane THISarcane 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    Vacation...staycation...whatever you wanna call it, I am claiming it next week! Finally!!!  
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 5 Responses Jun 25

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    im quiet by nature and when im with someone their presence alone satisfies me but I feel as if I bore them because of it...
    cocosmx cocosmx 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    I'm a quiet person because no one ever listens to me when I talk so I've just decided not to talk. It's a pretty sad thing. I can't really name one person in my life that will...
    emyay emyay 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 22

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    I consider myself a loner, and I absolutely love some quality "me time." In fact, being a writer calls for lots of lonely hours, which allow me some time for quiet focus. Although...
    onlybychance onlybychance 46-50, M 3 Responses Jun 22

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    It's always nice to get away from the city and all the noise, the crowds, the traffic and the chaos. I much prefer the peace and quiet, where I can gather my thoughts and hear...
    TheBookAddict TheBookAddict 36-40, M Jun 21

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    They always ask me why I'm quiet and I always answer "Because there is nothing to talk about."
    jesusjuice2497 jesusjuice2497 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 19

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    When I was young I always want to live in fancy places-modern city. But I guess I'm getting much older now because now I find those fancy things, nice cars, fancy foods, clothes...
    QuInieFox QuInieFox 22-25, F Jun 19

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    Because i live in my head too damn much because you guys suck.. Basically..
    Sublevarse Sublevarse 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 19

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    God how I hated being asked this. All throughout high school everyone thought I was shy and soft spoken and would always ask me things like, "Why are you so quiet?" UM. Maybe cause...
    Dezaria Dezaria 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 19

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    I've been more vocal about my feelings lately... Opening up slightly. It's like a floodgate is about to open and I'm not ready for it. It feels strange to speak candidly after...
    May2407 May2407 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 18

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    Seriously, it gets annoying. I'll be honest, today's society focuses on turning introverts into extroverts. "Don't judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree." Albert Einstein...
    blueflareeyes blueflareeyes 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 18

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    All of 4 years old and you inspire a nearly 30 yr old. But inspire me you do. I truly believe that in this life,age does not come into who inspires us and who has the ability to...
    Jenni855 Jenni855 26-30, F Jun 18

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    I'm quiet but with a great sense of humor
    redbunny311 redbunny311 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 18

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    I am always the weird quiet kid that never talks. I get asked that a looooooot! "Why do you never talk?" and "Why are you shy?". Like, uh, leave me the **** alone? And the funny...
    elincense elincense 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 18

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    Well... On the internet, I'm more outgoing and I speak my thoughts more, but in real life... I'm just the exact opposite. Why? Because in real life, I don't even know how to...
    salmon140301 salmon140301 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 18

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    Look, if ya wanna know why im so quiet, its because i dont like talking to idiots. If you have nothing to speak about intelligently, i dont want to talk to you. I spend my time...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 18

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    Okay, so, funny thing. I'm actually really loud, and I'm also annoying. People just don't hear me. I always laugh my *** off when I hear people describe me as quiet.
    2l4t 2l4t 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 18

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    When I was younger my dad touched me in an inappropriate place. At the time I didn't know that was a bad thing, but I still told my mom. I still remember it from time to time and I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jun 17

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    I've always been that one kid that everybody never talks to and refers to as the kid that never talks. I have few friends at school and the ones I do have are also quiet like me...
    thatlonelygirl69 thatlonelygirl69 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 17

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    My whole life I was treated different because of my personality. I am quiet and antisocial, which makes it hard for me to put my opinions out there. Yet when I am on the internet...
    blueflareeyes blueflareeyes 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 16

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    Too chatty. On here. But private. This was my venting place. Then my nurse you place. Then my soap box. But never a confessional. Or a room to be interrogated. But...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 15

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    everyone asks if I'm always this quiet and my mom will say no I'm talkative.but I don't talk to her and she even asks me why I'm so quiet. what?! I say nothing when I have nothing...
    wellitmatters2me wellitmatters2me 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 15

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    Years back I used to stay up late because I was afraid of what might happen in my sleep. It bothered me that I couldn't sleep because I didn't feel safe, and now I am losing sleep...
    YayoJames YayoJames 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 15

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    A friend of mine told me I was always so quiet. She then requested, just once in her lifetime, to say all the things that went on in my mind. She called me a psychopath. I...
    Enlil Enlil 18-21, M Jun 15

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    (Re-posted due to account changes!) I've mostly been isolated and alone, but when I did go out I usually found a corner and just stayed there. Every once in awhile I'd get checked...
    JadeKnight JadeKnight 26-30, T Jun 14

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