Painfully Shy

By on Mar 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Are you aware that the term “Painfully Shy” carries a lot of merit? Okay, so many children are shy. I always thought it was cute to be shy. Last night I was out to dinner with friends and the discussion was about a 6 week old handsome young male addition to their family. He snuggled up to his mother’s chest and a remark was made about being shy at such a young age. This statement opened a discussion on shyness. It was brought to my attention that “Painfully Shy” holds a lot of truth. One of the women at the table told us about her experience with shyness in her early life, 1 to 10 years old. She said it physically hurt her, being shy. When a family friend touched her hand or cheek there was an actual pain to that action. Her chin was forever touching her chest and she doesn’t remember making eye contact with adults or other kids. She was so shy in...