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I Stay Quiet Because

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    I hate being asked this question. It’s aggravating beyond belief and it just seems insulting. Being asked why I’m so quiet translates to “Why aren’t you normal?” in my...
    juniper12 juniper12 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 6

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    When I'm with a group of friends and they say all the drama what's going on in their life, I always stay quiet but the funny thing is I have a lot to say but I keep my comments to...
    StRiKiNgEEk StRiKiNgEEk 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    I often get asked why I am so quiet. Many times I keep quiet because I don't know anything about the topic. I also don't want to sound like an idiot. I only want to get the work...
    gambler920 gambler920 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    I'm usually so quiet because people don't listen to me. I get interrupted or ignored when I try to talk. I feel like people don't care about what I have to say.
    aestheticalii aestheticalii 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    OMG! especially if i'm in a new crowd, new to a place or party... most of the time i am quiet because i love to observe my surrounding: the people, the atmosphere, the place, etc...
    eternallight351 eternallight351 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am a 29 year old mother of two who is married to a man who has been self destructing for almost the entire last decade. When we met we were only 19 & I was too naive to see how...
    yogibird85 yogibird85 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    It's pointless to explain my problems to people who don't actually care they're just asking because they think its the polite thing to do, I get asked all the time why I'm so quiet...
    Anotherrose96 Anotherrose96 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 24

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    I've always been quiet at school and one of my friends always points out that I'm quiet and anti-social. I hate it when he says that because I'm not anti-social. Just because...
    xjazzymainex xjazzymainex 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    It's like my mind races through the night. Thinking about my day, my past, my future, running scenes through my head of things that should've happend in my life or just thinking...
    olivias78 olivias78 13-15, F 5 Responses Mar 26

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    Sooo this makes little sense, I know. But the thing is- I love going out. I love to party. I love having the spotlight. (I realize that probably makes me sound like some drunk...
    KaylenG2121 KaylenG2121 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    I am quiet most of the time I just stare and think. My words get frozen within my lungs and I believe my thoughts are deadly and theres probably a quarantine surrounding my lungs...
    InsaneNefelibata InsaneNefelibata 18-21, F Mar 23

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    People who don't know me, tell me i'm so quiet and ask me why am i so quiet, while people who are close to me, laugh so hard when they hear someone telling i'm quiet.
    SaraKh286 SaraKh286 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    Serene and quiet places have always been the best for me because they are great for thinking. I don't have to struggle against the noises in the background and the constant...
    Truthseeker18 Truthseeker18 18-21, M Mar 19

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    I don't really like talking to many people. Especially at work. It's a bit of a pain because my work depends on communication. I just space out when it's quiet and go into my own...
    Thane1 Thane1 18-21, M Mar 24

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    People always think I'm shy or snobby and rude because I don't walk around starting conversations, but I'm really just quiet and awkward and I don't know what to say
    sam3294 sam3294 18-21, F Mar 26

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    I used to be really shy around people because everyone treated me like an outcast every time I spoke. Then one time I went to a school that the kids accepted me and I started...
    Qwerkyqwerty Qwerkyqwerty 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    It's odd because some people would describe me as loud and talkative, whereas others would say I'm quiet and shy. Lol It takes a lot to get me talking :)
    1234Ideclareathumbwar 1234Ideclareathumbwar 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I'm a night person. This is why I chose night classes for college. I'm always the last to go to sleep in my house also. I just find the night relaxing. It's quiet and no one else...
    BeefStromi BeefStromi 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 17

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    Stay positive. I want to fall in love and know that it can be with whomever I choose because I chose them. Stay positive. I want to kiss my girlfriend without having to look around...
    inonon inonon 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    I'm feeling happy today but it's 6:54 I'm going to try to stay positive. I have way to much going on in my life.
    salcaraz1973 salcaraz1973 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    I get asked why I'm so quiet at school but I was always told "if you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all." So there's your answer to why I'm so quiet.
    meganayyye21 meganayyye21 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    People often ask me, "What's wrong?" "Are you okay?" "Why are you being so quiet?" I always answer back with a smile on my face and say "oh nothing!" Majority of the time nothing...
    MakaylaJean77 MakaylaJean77 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 28

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    It's so embarrassing whenever someone asks me that at school. "Why are you so quiet?" "Do you talk?" "Why don't you ever talk?" I have social anxiety and Asperger's Syndrome, so I...
    Akakios1 Akakios1 13-15, M 9 Responses Apr 4

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    Hahaha, this is a funny one! But seriously...that pretty much describes me, or does it? Personally it all comes down to being accepted or not with the people around me. I really am...
    Dragonslayer38 Dragonslayer38 16-17, M Apr 4

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 4

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 4

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    It's not on purpose. It's just me. They assume I'm scared, or shy, or don't like them, or I'm mute, or I'm mentally disabled. I'm not. Or at least not to my knowledge. Most times I...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    This is a question I want answered especially by a guy!! I am or I was dating this guy. Now I'm getting the silent treatment for the 2nd time! First time he ignored me for 10 days...
    gymgirl71 gymgirl71 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    IDUNA AND HER APPLES: HOW LOKI PUT THE GODS IN DANGER IN Asgard there was a garden, and in that garden there grew a tree, and on that tree there grew shining apples. Thou knowst...
    ThorsonOfEarthHammer ThorsonOfEarthHammer 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    Meanwhile my boyfriend is in NYC for a college course schmoozing with publishers and, after one day, got a job working for a cooking website from the publisher he is staying with...
    dendroica dendroica 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I been through alot through this lifetime of mine, many people i know i have. I have fallen i have failed, i got up and i tried. I stay determined through all the tough times...
    fearisaliar fearisaliar 18-21, F Mar 22

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    I'm more comfortable just listening in on conversations because often I can't add to the conversation or in ignored or I hate the topic... The things that interest me aren't what...
    invisiblyreal invisiblyreal 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    He cheated 3 months into us dating with an ex who he wasn't over. I didn't find out until our 4th month of dating, after we said we loved each other. I literally found out he...
    berrybumble berrybumble 18-21, F Mar 20

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    Ever heard of the phrase? Well that pretty much summarizes that no matter what 'appearances are always deceiving' just like me.Teacher's always thought I'm reserved and quiet that...
    reading27 reading27 16-17, F Mar 24

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    Everyone that knows me labels me as shy, quiet, cute and sweet, and I've been this way my whole life. Just about everyone likes me, although people rarely speak to me, and I can't...
    ray1357 ray1357 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 24

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    I like to keep to myself a lot. I think it makes a person mysterious and interesting. Though don't confuse me with being shy. I'm well capable of holding up a conversation with a...
    goldengirl24 goldengirl24 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    The inner me I'm outgoing and loud but the outer me is quiet and shy...
    NarukoUzumaki NarukoUzumaki 16-17, F Apr 2

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    Sometimes its hard for me to get thoughts into words. I speak fine, but my conversational skills need help. I need practice! Anybody reading this that just may know me....please...
    ninerzoon ninerzoon 36-40, M Apr 4

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    I'm so quiet no one hardly knows I'm there
    bloodykiller bloodykiller 13-15, F Apr 4

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    and the most annoying thing they can ask you is "why are you so quiet?"
    mstud17 mstud17 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    When I am quiet it means... WE AREN FRIENDS SHATTUP! I only talk to people of which I am interested in so ***** back the **** up.
    LivinLovinLaughinSomethin LivinLovinLaughinSomethin 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    It makes me mad, if im quiet it means im trying my hardest to not scream at you and rip your hair out and possiably have attemted murder charges pressed aginst me Or im depressed...
    RavenHearts RavenHearts 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    When that happens I just smile and shrug. But in my head I am laughing and think I'm not quiet, you just don't know me!!!😄
    SaigeP SaigeP 13-15, F Apr 6

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    Lol I always get asked that I mean I am only quiet when I am not comfortable around people but boy I talk a lot when I do know you ppl wish they got me to talk
    Reynastaxx Reynastaxx 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    My P says I am to quiet he doesn't understand how meet my dates
    Reynastaxx Reynastaxx 26-30, F a week ago

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    I'm either the girl you see surrounded by ppl but never says a word unless spoken too or the girl you see siting alone so you ask her why she is alone but she doesn't talk much so...
    Jmillz07 Jmillz07 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am a pretty quiet person, until you get to know me. I can be very shy, maybe too shy sometimes. I have always been that way, maybe its why I don't make friends easily and why I...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I actually talk a lot of nonsense with friends, but whenever I have to really talk about something that makes sense, some say I talk like a philosopher. -.- One weird thing about...
    Chirogymnast Chirogymnast 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    Today in fact. I just got my exam results that determined how successful I'll be in life back, and they were horrible. Right now, I have been doing pre-med with a college that has...
    nicoulle nicoulle 18-21, F Mar 20

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    It's annoying because they make me feel like theres something wrong with me.. Like damn! Just let me be myself lol
    Madii144 Madii144 18-21 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I used to be loud, obnoxious, crazy and hilarious. Recently I decided to be more reserved and laid back, just to let other people be the centre of attention for once besides myself...
    RhiannonStorm RhiannonStorm 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 29