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13 Struggles Of People Who Are Terrible At Small Talk
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Published: Oct 19, 2015

Have you ever been in a situation where you had to do the… small talk? There must have been plenty. It takes a lot of effort for some to survive small talk and for some it’s a breeze. It may sneak up on you at anytime and anywhere and you can’t do anything about it. Here are 13 struggles of people who hate small talk:

1. No matter how hard to you try to avoid it, you always end up having them.

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2. You always hope to be the only one in the elevator.

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3. When you go for grooming you have to mentally prepare yourself with the awkwardness that awaits you.

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4. You have to control yourself from punching the next person who asks you about the weather.

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5. The awkward silence after a ‘salam dua’ makes you cringe really hard.

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6. You hate (read: jealous of) people who are good at small talk.

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7. You try as hard as you can to avoid going to family gatherings and parties for the very reason!

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8. You hate answering ‘durr k rishedaar’ asking you questions like ‘aur kya chal raha aj kal’ or ‘aur batao

Kya bataon aur? Nahi pata!

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9. And you’ve never really figured out how to answer, “Aray, itnay  baray kaisay hogaye?

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10. At the end, you always end up saying ‘jee’ to everything.

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11. And you wonder if you should ask a question too or just slowly walk away?

I go with slowly walking away!!!

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12. You often get in conversation cycles like:

Kaise hain aap? Theek aur aap? Theek? Aur aap?

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13. This is you having small talk:

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Are you good at having small talk? Let us know in the comments below.