I Think I Intimidate Men

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    Some guys have admitted it to me

    and I'm like but why? What is it about me? I'm a sweet, friendly, intelligent outgoing lady. Why do some guys freeze up? When I was single some were afraid to approach me. My bf was one of them. It wasnt until he really got to know me that he worked up the nerve to ask me out...
    Outofeden Outofeden
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 5, 2015

    Men And Their Egos Bigger Than Their Brains

    I intimidate men plainly because I am very opinionated. Most men (or rather, boys) I've met didn't like women telling them about things they don't know about, or the difference between right and wrong in certain situations. They don't like women like me who have a lot to say...
    wildice wildice
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Jun 20, 2010

    I Don't Think It

    I know it and they can get over it.I have always been in a male dominated field.I don't care.  They need to "man up" and get over whatever little pansy issues they have.Just because I can and do the work they do better and quicker is one of the reasons I intimidate men.Their...
    Sweetertnu Sweetertnu
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Jan 25, 2012

    This Is Why

    I am competitive in physical sports such as races, and body building.  I have had alot of experiences and been through alot. I am successful and pretty independant and so I think I scare some guys off. I  am really a sweet person with a good heart but I just think i...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2010

    The Other Side Of The Coin...

    What man wants a woman that does not need him? Men generally like to feel needed, to feel as though we can offer some protection, comfort, you know to provide basically. I believe this is a primal instinct which remains in almost all men. Some do not feel the need to protect...
    Scorpio1987 Scorpio1987
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Mar 21, 2012

    I Know I Do

    I don't think I intimidate men, I know I do. I am an extremely self-confident, well-educated, beautiful, professional, black woman. I'm not trying to discover myself. I know myself very well. I've been me and lived with me all of my life. This is not cocky arrogance. This...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts
    46-50, F
    12 Responses Jul 14, 2011
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