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If you grew up shy, almost 75% of your life will have been a struggle. We've all been there. Here's a massive list of things to remind you of your introverted past - or current situation. 

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1) Family gatherings with anyone other than your immediate family were an absolute nightmare. 

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2) You did absolutely EVERYTHING you could to avoid making or answering a phone call.

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3) And even to this day, you’re still hesitant to answer a call. 

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4) You can absolutely forget about calling the Pizza Delivery, tbh. #Meltdown

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5) You were always the last kid on holiday to join the ‘friendship group’ because you were too shy to say hello. 

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6) You absolutely DREADED the idea that you would get called on in class. 

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7) And you NEVER raised your hand in class in case the answer was wrong, even though it was 100% right. 

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8) You also tried to avoid any speaking responsibility in any presentation you ever had to make.

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9) You never EVER went to the toilet in a restaurant without your mum when you were younger.

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10) And you were totally guilty of whispering your order in the restaurant to an adult and avoiding all eye contact with the waiter. 

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11) Everyone always thought you were the quiet one, when in reality - you were the stand up comedian. 

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12) But heaven forbid you're left in a one on one conversation with someone you barely know - aka your friends Mum!!!111!!

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13) Pretending you’re on the phone when you see someone in public? Yep, you’re still guilty of that one!

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14) You spent hours and hours thinking about hypothetical conversations so you knew what to say what the situation arose.

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15) Your flirting game has been diabolical since day one. 

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16) But the worst thing of all?

The worst thing about growing up shy was having to answer this damn question every. single. time. 

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