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Old 05-14-2019, 03:37 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by GoNwithTheFLOW View Post
Thank you! Honestly, I was so nervous to do that because I didn't want to to walk to the front to grab a coin! Yikes! I will try to go to another one here this evening. Still don't want to raise my hand. Just getting there and going in is so hard. I am weird.
you aint weird. i had quite a bit of fear walkin into meetings for some time. that fear was insecurity and low self esteem masked as fear. found that out by workin the steps.
until i learned that i kept having the courage to walk into meetings AND speak.
walkin in got easier as i worked the steps.
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