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I Stay Quiet Because

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    I just tell people that I don't have much to say, but that's usually a lie. I think these would be the real reasons why I tend to be so quiet. the biggest reason would be my...
    CoolManMcGoodName CoolManMcGoodName 16-17, M Nov 30

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    I never really know how to respond except saying "i know". Its like a rhetorical question i am quiet because thats who i am.
    amivii amivii 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 22

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    Sometimes I'm quiet because no words could ever describe what's going on in my head. Everyone is used to me being the outgoing talkative life of the party but some days I just can...
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F a week ago

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    At three am everything is a mission when you are home with your parents. Every thing you do seems amplified by like ten thousand because your trying to be nice and not wake them...
    cookii cookii 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I love going out, but I'd prefer staying home. I don't need to get ready, or put makeup on. I can just put a messy bun on, and stay in my pajamas. Plus, I love the quietness...
    HellaNella HellaNella 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 26

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    Today I stayed late at school with my teacher to study for a test this Friday so I took the late bus home. And when I got off my bus with these 3 other girls, they started walking...
    adav218 adav218 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 3

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    I endured a huge betrayal from an unlikely place. I won't share specific details of the story - because my purpose for this essay is not to complain! Quite the opposite; I want to...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I wish could talk more. I am very quiet. I lost all the words to say. Actually, I want to talk about emotions. But people canโ€™t relate. They are sometimes sacred to open up...
    kiendy123 kiendy123 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    Some people have told me that I act older than I really am. I honestly don't think of myself as very mature for my age. I have my own set of flaws and insecurities. If anything, I...
    Knefe24 Knefe24 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I look and I see how others are, I try and fit in as best as I can, not by copying anyone or getting into trends that everyone likes or doing all other kinds of non sense to fit in...
    Rememberme79 Rememberme79 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 23

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    I've been asked why I'm quiet,honestly I've never though myself quiet I've always thought of myself as an extrovert,rather than an introvert.I guess I've never noticed maybe it's...
    Imanotamachine Imanotamachine 18-21, F 8 Responses Nov 20

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    I didn't use to be as quiet. It is not so much that I have trouble speaking my mind. Just that I don't want to, I see no reason to. And I find that my thoughts are more valuable in...
    GeorgiePeg GeorgiePeg 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 22

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    I'm usually a quiet person who doesn't talk to too many people. I'm socially awkward and people find me a bit boring. I've recently gone to a new class and people keep telling me I...
    malakhkhalil malakhkhalil 13-15, F Dec 1

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    My mother: why are you always quiet? My teachers: you must talk more. Me: why should talk I like being quiet. But that is also the reason why I don't have friends. Am I the only...
    Mahrhindha Mahrhindha 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I am very quiet I think especially when I don't really know somebody. Some people unfortunately take it as disinterest when in fact it's just me being quiet.
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    I didn't think I would be depressed so soon...especially after I overcame it at the beginning of my college semester. Even thoughts of suicide came to mind for brief seconds...
    bkf2 bkf2 22-25, M Nov 23

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    Maybe because I just choose not to talk. Or maybe because I just don't wanna talk to you! Like omg stop it.
    PartyPat2336 PartyPat2336 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    In our group, im that guy who looks like a serious type and barely even talks, but if he does, its either they laugh because they dont get it, or they dont laugh because they still...
    PreChY PreChY 16-17, M Nov 30

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    Because I'm quit at first or its because I don't like you๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘Œ
    codyismeh123 codyismeh123 13-15, M 2 Responses Dec 4

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    People at school ask and wonder this and the answer is I don't like you or I have nothing to say at the moment.The question is why are you never quiet? Shut your mouth for once...
    wassup305 wassup305 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    It takes me quite a while to get comfortable around people but once I'm comfortable I'm definitely not as quiet
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 22

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    "quiet people have the loudest minds"
    Lai96 Lai96 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 23

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    "Why are you so quiet?" "I'm waiting for the voices in my head to stop arguing."
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 1 Response Nov 23

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    Well, I always get asked why im so quiet, when i was in elementary school i would always be alone at recces, i would always eat alone in lunch, i would always work alone in class...
    Rendon Rendon 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    I'm always asked " why are you so quiet, you should smile more, your to pretty to be sad". Thats the thing I want to find some one who can see past my fake smile and see the pain...
    izzy33095 izzy33095 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 3

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    Last night at group was one of those times when I was asked why I was so quiet. These ppl have the privilege of knowing me from the inside and out and know that I carried a heavy...
    IntomeYousee IntomeYousee 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    English isn't my mother tongue, so I think about what to say. I don't always know how to respond to questions. So, sometimes I am quiet.
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 7 Responses Dec 3

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    In real life I am a very quiet person. It depends on who i'm around though and how comfortable I am with expressing myself around the person or people I'm with.
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 3

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    It is always those quiet, shy ones who are the most imaginative and surprisingly fun in the naughty sort of way!
    HisMsAdler HisMsAdler 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    People don't want to talk to me, I don't want to talk to them. When I do, I end up making myself sound stupid or pretending to be something I'm not to fit in. And then I eventually...
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 2 Responses Dec 5

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    Since I'm so quiet, people always assume that I have no opinion.
    rapidreader101 rapidreader101 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 7

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    I'm not quiet, I'm assessing and judging.
    BleuGardenia BleuGardenia 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I agree, people say that I should talk, that I'm too quiet but I truly think my silence is saying a lot, maybe even too much.
    XxBadXVibesxX XxBadXVibesxX 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I really enjoy listening to stories. It's hard for me to speak my mind most of the time. Sometimes people walk all over me because I try to accommodate everyone, but my true...
    holdmethrillmekissme holdmethrillmekissme 18-21 3 Responses Nov 20

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    I prefer it this way so when I am back we can go out and spend time like we used to... because I will be back for you.
    Lila2088 Lila2088 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 23

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    I like being quite sometime but not when someone asks me why are u quite. I feel awkward when that happens because I don't know what to talk about after
    Hmed215 Hmed215 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 24

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    I just feel akward around people i don't know. like i never know what to say or do. So i don't say much and then people think im weird. I don't usually meet new people unless...
    TheWickedJester TheWickedJester 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 24

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    I'm a man that wears a bra everyday. Partially because I need to and partially because I want to. I have caught myself adjusting my fallen straps without thinking. It is one thing...
    Adam59 Adam59 56-60, M 3 Responses Nov 24

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    Maybe because I have so many talkative people near me. I don't have much to say. I've learned to be a good listener. I like this quote "many people don't listen in order to...
    commonloon commonloon 46-50, M 3 Responses Nov 25

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    I'm naturally introverted (unsurprisingly as I'm posting on here) and because of this loud noises can scare the crap outta me and arguing has reduced me to tears. Is it just me...
    flamingfangirl flamingfangirl 16-17, F Dec 6

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    Because people never plan a murder out loud.
    throughthedoorway throughthedoorway 13-15, F 7 Responses Dec 11

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    Because Im ******* reading, so leave me alone and stop trying to make conversation.
    JezebelWhitman JezebelWhitman 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    mt nickname is zero because when i am in combat im quite
    JACKORG343 JACKORG343 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    I can't do this anymore I'm going to seriously everytime I go out I get hurt by somebody something I'm down and I want to die and I don't get it you know like every time I come...
    warriorwolf1818 warriorwolf1818 16-17, M Dec 10

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