You weren't so shy the other night.
This was no time to get shy on him.
Keaton was a strange combination... sometimes shy, sometimes bold.
She asked with a shy smile.
The supply of some of the most valuable, such as sable, silver and natural black fox, sea otter and ermine, which are all taken from animals of a more or less shy nature, does very gradually decrease with persistent hunting and the encroachment of man upon the districts where they live, but the climate of these vast regions is so cold and inhospitable that the probabilities of man ever permanently inhabiting them in numbers sufficient to scare away or exterminate the fur-bearing wild animals is unlikely.
He missed the small girl and her shy smile a hundred times a day.
Was he shy, or was he simply a casual type of person?
How can you be shy after being married so long?
What he did have was a shy smile that warmed the heart.
The boy complied, with a shy smile, and the group studied the notebook together.
Carmen was shy about the strangest things.
It is exceedingly shy, and this, together with its extraordinary agility, renders it difficult to capture.
The child was shy, but seemed excited in a subdued way by the new surroundings.
The idea that a woman as poised as she was could be shy was amusing.
1 Distinguish "coy," affectedly shy or modest, from O.
Must be a shy one.
He was one of the only people who didn't shy away from her or treat her like she was a leper.
Shy plants should be given gentle bottom heat to induce growth, which should be gently hardened by exposure under cooler conditions.
The full lips curved into a shy smile as she stepped eagerly forward to meet him.
"Once bitten, twice shy," she muttered under her breath.
Little Tammy was so shy and inquisitive.
I tried to imagine my gentle poet when he was a school-boy, and I wondered if it was in Andover he learned the songs of the birds and the secrets of the shy little woodland children.
The wolf did not like strangers, however, and was very shy in their presence.
Though not uncommonly frequenting gardens and orchards, in which as well as in woods it builds its nest, it is exceedingly shy in its habits, so as seldom to afford opportunities for observation.
Tammy half skipped and hopped down the hall, throwing a shy smile over her shoulder at Lisa before disappearing into a doorway.
She gave me a kiss and then ran away, because she was a shy little girl.
Molly appeared less shy around Howie than us, acting more casual toward him as if he was a member of her family.
They inhabit the densest jungles and are very shy, avoiding contact with strangers, and flying to the hills on the least alarm; but they bear a good character for honesty and truthfulness.
They were shy, and made at first few friends; but they gradually gathered selected associates around them, and Alfred grew to be looked up to in Cambridge "as to a great poet and an elder brother" by a group which included Richard Chenevix Trench, Monckton Milnes (Lord Houghton), James Spedding, W.
With her he behaved with special care and tenderness, sitting beside her and talking of the simplest and most unimportant matters; he admired her shy grace.
Accidents are rarely caused by them, because they are extremely shy and swim away on the least alarm; but, when surprised in the submarine cavities forming their natural retreats, they will, like any other poisonous terrestrial snake, dart at the disturbing object; and, when out of the water, they attempt to bite every object near them, even turning round to wound their own bodies.
There is little doubt that it would have been exterminated but for its stock being supplied in autumn by immigration, and for its shy and wary behaviour, especially at the breeding-season, when it becomes almost wholly mute, and thereby often escapes detection.
They are excessively shy and wary; young cubs are often captured by the hunters who have killed the dam, but all attempts to rear them have hitherto failed.
Still, his attitude was nothing shy of annoying.
A seasoning of ground fenugreek or spice is sometimes given to shy feeders to encourage them to eat.
Aaron offered a hand to Carmen, his gaze meeting hers in a shy way and then slipping away as he gave a canned salutation.
The blackbird is of a shy and restless disposition, courting concealment, and rarely seen in flocks, or otherwise than singly or in pairs, and taking flight when startled with a sharp shrill cry.
But his shy, proud nature was not fitted to gain patients, and the Leipzig doctors would not recommend one who was not a Leipzig graduate.
Of the various other genera allied to Mimus, the best known are the thrashers (genus Harporhynchus) of which six or eight species are found in North America, which are thrush-like and shy in their habits and do not mimic; and the cat-bird (Galeoscoptes carolinensis), which in addition to having an attractive song, utters clucks, whistles and mewing sounds.
We see a real man, but a man helpless anywhere save in the study or in the convent - a little fresh-coloured man, with soft brown eyes, who had a habit of stealing away to his cubiculum whenever the conversation became too lively; somewhat bent, for it is on record that he stood upright when the psalms were chanted, and even rose on his tiptoes with his face turned upwards; genial, if shy, and occasionally given to punning, as when he said that he preferred Psalmi to Salmones; a man who perhaps led the most placid uneventful life of all men who ever wrote a book or scribbled letters.
The adult bird in the wild state is exceedingly shy and difficult of approach, and, owing to its great fleetness and strength, is rarely if ever caught.
This species inhabits forests, and ascends hills to considerable elevations; it is shy and timid, but easily tamed even when adult.
They were manifestly thieves, and I had not much respect for them; but the squirrels, though at first shy, went to work as if they were taking what was their own.
It was decided that the count must not go, but that if Louisa Ivanovna (Madame Schoss) would go with them, the young ladies might go to the Melyukovs', Sonya, generally so timid and shy, more urgently than anyone begging Louisa Ivanovna not to refuse.
But remembering her relations with Nicholas in Voronezh she was shy about doing so.
Chamois are exceedingly shy; and their senses, especially those of sight and smell, very acute.
He nodded with a shy smile she had never seen on him.
Ferdinand was by temperament melancholy, shy and distrustful of his own abilities.
They are a shy, harmless, simple folk, living chiefly by hunting; they lime birds, catch fish by poisoning the water, and are skilled in getting wild honey; they have bows with iron-pointed arrows and breed hunting dogs.
Malasha looked down from the oven with shy delight at the faces, uniforms, and decorations of the generals, who one after another came into the room and sat down on the broad benches in the corner under the icons.
Helene was so lovely that not only did she not show any trace of coquetry, but on the contrary she even appeared shy of her unquestionable and all too victorious beauty.
Noiselessly, skillfully stepping with his little feet in low shoes, Iogel flew first across the hall with Natasha, who, though shy, went on carefully executing her steps.
And Natasha, embracing her, began kissing her face and hands, making Princess Mary feel shy but happy by this demonstration of her feelings.
They are solitary, nocturnal, shy and inoffensive, chiefly frequenting the depths of shady forests and the neighbourhood of water, to which they frequently resort for the purpose of bathing, and in which they often take refuge when pursued.
For sole reply Daniel gave him a shy, childlike, meek, and amiable smile.
They sleep during the day, but wander forth at night in search of food, and are shy and gentle, though they can bite strongly when provoked.
"Claire is writing up her notes about Mrs. Martin," she said in her usual shy fashion.
Being shy and constantly taunted with the opinions and fate of his grandfather, he appears to have been rendered miserable by his schoolfellows, and to have left Winchester in 1686 for a course of foreign travel.
Kanaris is described as of small stature, simple in appearance, somewhat shy and melancholy.
He's your husband, and if you're shy, he's going to feel uncomfortable – unsure.
In Louisiana diffusion is successfully worked on two or three large estates; but the general body of planters are shy of using it, although there is no lack of water, the Mississippi being near at hand.
Sometimes, as she looked at the strange but amusing capers cut by the dancers, who--having decided once for all that being disguised, no one would recognize them--were not at all shy, Pelageya Danilovna hid her face in her handkerchief, and her whole stout body shook with irrepressible, kindly, elderly laughter.
In fact, she glowed with health, even if she seemed shy or nervous.
Just as horses shy and snort and gather about a dead horse, so the inmates of the house and strangers crowded into the drawing room round the coffin--the Marshal, the village Elder, peasant women--and all with fixed and frightened eyes, crossing themselves, bowed and kissed the old prince's cold and stiffened hand.
He was too shy and proud to see many of the Annan people, and found his chief solace in reading such books as he could get.
The defects which cause gardeners to speak of certain vines as " shy setters," and of certain strawberries as " blind," may be due either to unsuitable conditions of external temperature, or to the non-accomplishment, from some cause or other, of cross-fertilization.
If you don't see them, don't be shy about asking if they have a sample of the cat treats that they carry.
After offering his condolences, Dean asked if it might be con­venient for him to come by and speak with Mrs. Byrne.
Parkside's economy was less than spectacular, but at least it didn't require dependency on the fickle business of mines, steel or man­ufacturing for its fiscal survival.
She answered without pause and then spent long sec­onds looking down at her coffee, as if searching for words to clari­fy her statement.
Dean said as the others returned to work, Rita shaking her head in disgust and Harrigan trying to talk on the phone by sticking a fin­ger in one ear.
Halfway through his beer the sports argument became spirit­ed enough that Dean took the opportunity to rise and cross to the payphone behind him.
He slumped down on the sofa in disgust, waiting for Randy to finish the conversation, his foot kicking open the bicycle maga­zine.
Her smile was sweet and a little shy.
Her blush brought a shy smile to his lips.
He'd wondered if the kid had the guts to embrace the Black God's mission, or if he'd shy away from it.
Then he pushed his shy pregnant companion forward a step.
He's your husband, and if you're shy, he's going to feel uncomfortable â€“ unsure.
Charlie, a delightful little gray mouse is shy, impulsive and sometimes obstinate.
Even better, Lane Fox refuses to be shy about his own predilections.
Sadly, o­n this side of the socialist revolution, that's the way things are.
The final albatross species was the White-capped form of Shy albatross species was the White-capped form of Shy Albatross.
But these South American alligators are shy and rarely aggressive.
apologetic, shy smile does wonders for an escalated blood pressure!
ardourly they sang, and sweetly, glancing at Narada, at first with shy delight, and then with increasing ardor.
There are only three of them in all the world, and not only are they harmless, but quite bashful and shy.
Another highlight arrives with ' Shy Fly ', speedy rock music with clashing cymbals, rumbling bass and decent lead guitar.
brainy, shy kid.
They are ideal when the fish are very shy and are also great for dry flies and suspender buzzer fishing.
A small, well camouflaged, easily overlooked, shy, tree climbing bird.
I wanted to create a heroine who was like me - slightly chaotic, overweight, shy, and always trying to please everyone.
Like most people who lead a lonely life, she was shy at first, but ended by becoming extremely communicative.
Set in a beautiful oak copse divided between two parks amidst the shy red squirrels.
The main crux of my problem is the usual once bitten twice shy thing.
Once they have been hunted for 2 to 3 days they become decoy, call and flag shy.
devoteact he doesn't even shy away from devoting a whole chapter to making money from ' adult ' material en route.
protect a dormouse By sponsoring 100m2 of new woodland you can help create habitat for the shy and enchanting dormouse.
draperyst shy we were given man giant draperies.
Once bitten twice shy must surely guide our reaction to the council's latest edict.
Did you notice him then, secret and shy as an otter, transferring an epithet?
Children with SM are extremely shy: they may be stiff, make poor eye contact and look expressionless.
He defines his work as speculative fiction although he does not shy away from writing conventional urban fantasy or horror stories.
fight shy of controversy.
Long periods of time may pass before a mixed-species feeding flock appears or some shy and skulking individual is detected.
Rose is a shy city lawyer; Maggie a gorgeous, good-time gal hopping from bed to bed, job to job.
But why does he stare at her so, this shy and lonely Oxford don in clerical garb?
As they are shy with all fishes apart from other dwarf gouramis, their tank mates should be gentle and sedate.
The centerpiece was his most famous image - a shy youngster holding her pet guinea pig at the Sandringham Show.
hide overlooking the Giant Petrel colony on the beach, we should have good views of these somewhat shy birds.
George, a pink effeminate hippo, who was shy and seemed to be too happy.
Baz was curiously both very shy and extremely inquisitive.
Mujhe Kuch Kehna Hai is about unspoken love, Tusshar debuts as is a shy introvert.
Our two leads are totally at odds with one another, Carey a quiet, shy introvert and Winslet almost the complete opposite.
He was young, perhaps in his mid 30's, prone to illness and probably shy and rather introverted as a person.
Eavesdrop phone Sex - UK Are you a bit shy about calling a live phone sex line?
Of course, outdoor has not been shy of the onward march of technology itself over the past few years.
Jess is not as shy as she used to be and with her newfound maturity, she is very popular with the boys.
These rare, and shy creatures, tho occasionally active during the day, are mostly nocturnal.
Day 6 - Al Maha Al Maha, a sanctuary in the sands is home to the shy Arabian oryx.
Like Kyles, doesnt shy away from skimpy outfits.
Among the exotic lakeside gardens live hundreds of animals from all around the world ranging from small rare monkeys to shy red pandas.
piranha fishing trip; returning to the lodge possibly see the shy river dolphins.
The highlight of this area is the chance to see the unusual and shy platypus swimming effortlessly in the clear creeks.
When a death results from the antics of young rascals Yahoo and Shy Boy, some serious and emotive questions have to be asked.
April 2001: " In freshwater during daylight sea trout tend to be shy, spooky fish unless the river is high.
Luckily, I'm not shy of a bit of such shenanigans.
shy at the stumps, but misses with the Australian just about making his ground.
shy creature can become the leader.
shy smile, Aura tapped her shoulder.
shy, frightened teenager for a long time.
shy, quiet girl stands in front of a sea of people.
Some people say he's painfully shy, others think he's arrogant.
shy away from his topics.
shy away from the dancing figures toward the shadow.
shy to ask for their assistance.
shy to talk in front of others, so lose out on vital practice.
They indeed seem to fight shy of the words ' intellectual ', ' cognitive ' or ' cerebral ' .
What was that about being once bitten twice shy?
I don't think anyone would feel shy about bringing anything forward.
shy with strangers.
Whether it's cheese, chocolate, or salty snacks, don't shy away from the foods you've always enjoyed.
I was shy going down there with all these massive stars in the same room!
You may be lucky enough to spot a shy stoat, common here, but hard to find.
They are easily controlled, not highly strung, aggressive or shy.
Now is not the time ta be shy, son.
Bold in premise, it does not shy away from subjects considered taboo by many people.
Face painting, donkey rides, Tudor brass rubbing workshop, traditional fairground rides, coconut shy, tombola and hook the duck.
Don't be too reserved, too unready to talk about personal things, too shy or awkward.
She adds: " He was a shy person, a very unworldly person in many ways.
This 21st century version of Saxon are fronted by vocalist John Ward, who formerly worked with the band Shy.
I could not be the shy, meek wallflower anymore.
wanders round ok, not hiding or shy or anything... .
Awkward and uncourtly, at heart shy, he was but a poor figurehead for the stately court of France.
But he was, in fact, of a great simplicity in temperament, affectionate, shy, still exquisitely sensitive in extreme old age to the influences of beauty, melancholy and sweetness.
Natasha, who was treated as though she were grown up, was evidently very proud of this but at the same time felt shy.
As a result the makers did not shy away from a graphically realistic depiction of rape, murder and revenge.
April 2001: In freshwater during daylight sea trout tend to be shy, spooky fish unless the river is high.
Thus his painfully shy, unsuited, and serious-minded younger brother was thrust into his role as King over the anti-fascist period.
Luckily, I 'm not shy of a bit of such shenanigans.
Pietersen has a shy at the stumps, but misses with the Australian just about making his ground.
The Sinai rips the facade off - the shy creature can become the leader.
Behind her, with a shy smile, Aura tapped her shoulder.
I blame bad man management of a shy lad.
I was a shy, frightened teenager for a long time.
A shy, quiet girl stands in front of a sea of people.
Some people say he 's painfully shy, others think he 's arrogant.
He also does n't shy away from his topics.
Her eyes gaze out on the scene, but shy away from the dancing figures toward the shadow.
Ask for help: if there are others around you do not be shy to ask for their assistance.
Many people are too shy to talk in front of others, so lose out on vital practice.
They indeed seem to fight shy of the words ' intellectual ', ' cognitive ' or ' cerebral '.
I do n't think anyone would feel shy about bringing anything forward.
It tends to be friendly and can be very showy in the ring as it is not shy with strangers.
Whether it 's cheese, chocolate, or salty snacks, do n't shy away from the foods you 've always enjoyed.
I also wanted to meet the girl but she had looked too lovely to be interested in a shy spotty English boy.
I was shy going down there with all these massive stars in the same room !
Never put a shy timid cat with an aggressive overbearing cat.
Do n't be too reserved, too unready to talk about personal things, too shy or awkward.
She adds: He was a shy person, a very unworldly person in many ways.
Best used against senior, shy or uptight people !
She wanders round ok, not hiding or shy or anything....
Melody felt that she was unable to invite guests over to her house, because it would vex her painfully shy husband.
She is also developing a mind of her own, and she probably won't be shy about showing it!
This is not the time to be shy or independent.
We know you've got lots of experience and aren't shy about telling people what you think, so here's your chance.
If the expectant mother is especially shy, you may want to avoid games that require her to be the absolute center of attention.
Some women shy away from the thought of using nursing bras because they mistakenly believe they just can't get the fit they need in a bra made for breastfeeding.
Good or bad, people are not shy about posting their opinions.
Don't be shy --- lie right down on the mattress.
Here are a few reasons why many golfers shy away from purchasing used golf clubs.
The third issue is the way he torments our first cat, which is shy and was under socialized as a kitten.
If your cat is shy and runs from people, this combination should help.
If you have a shy cat that tends to be reclusive, you will need to do more preparation to ease the transition of sharing life with a new baby.
Don't be shy about asking for sample packs.
And don't be shy - get family, friends and neighbors involved too.
Even though the kitchen is a "hot" room, don't shy away from color.
Mrs. Boldt had died suddenly, just shy of her 42nd birthday, and George Boldt never returned to the property.
Don't be shy about hanging too many on the tree.
Anything goes on a Country Christmas tree, and this is one case in which you don't have to be shy about how many ornaments to put on the tree.
You can't be shy with colors like Lemon Zest, Poppy Glow, Strawberry Freeze and Sugar Plum.
Empire chandeliers work well with many design styles, but shy away from them if your home is modern or minimalist as the ornate style won’t mesh.
Glaze: For the lipstick shy, this one has just a bit of color with a smidge more shine.
Because drama and romance thrives during the night, don't shy away from being a little dramatic yourself.
Even though your formal look may be a bit drab, don't shy away from some color.
When it comes to personality traits, emo individuals tend to be classified as shy, sensitive, and touchy.
The majority of women I've worked with and spoken to say the reason they shy away from trying the "smoky eye" look is because they think it's either too difficult or that look takes too much time to apply by themselves.
Of course, models can pull off elegance even with understated makeup, so don't shy away if you're not one to go all out with color.
This was not a decade for feeling shy and the fashion and makeup certainly reflects that.
I used Mulberry, Shy Pink and Sugar Violet for a few weeks to get a feel for the product.
Shy Pink is by far the most wearable, natural color of the bunch.
I found great success with Mulberry and Shy Pink, in regard to both color and durability.
Shy Pink also lasts for hours, much to my surprise.
More neutral shades, like Shy Pink, are much more appropriate for applying in this manner; dark shades may require more attention.
Rhianna certainly isn't color shy, but she does know how to stick within the same color family or palette.
Red hair makes its own statement, so it's natural to shy away from some of the seasonal color trends traditionally found in fashion magazines and on the runway.
I've often heard that the Bobbi Brown cream blush collection can help you to give off that healthy, rosy glow, but I've often been a bit shy to use blush.
If you usually shy away from heavy makeup looks, you'll want to practice smoky eye application many times to master the art.
Colors should blend into your skin well but don't shy away from hues that contrast slightly.
Your date might be outspoken online, but more shy in person - or have some tic or habit that drives you crazy in real life.
Fortunately, there are hundreds of people who already know the ropes and aren't shy about posting their reviews of casino gambling sites.
The actor has never been shy about addressing his passion for taking pictures of the female body.
If you're shy, online learning will give you a chance to improve your photography skills in a non-threatening environment.
Don't smoke: Many know that smoking can be very harmful to a person's health, but because the habit is so difficult to break, many shy away from taking this step.
If you're nervous because you're new to the area or you're just a little shy, give yourself a break and take baby steps toward building friendships.
Don't be shy to layer on necklaces of varying length or wear a ring on each finger.
They can also be very helpful if you find it difficult to strike up conversation with others in person, or if you are shy.
This can be especially comforting if you are shy, or if anyone begins to bully you.
Writing a letter is a good way to communicate your interest, especially if you are shy.
If you have a big personality and aren't shy, consider asking the person you like in front of class.
I'm not usually shy either, but I think the fact that I go to an all-girls high school has affected the way I interact with guys.
Like Degrassi, the series doesn't shy away from hot-button issues like racism and gay teens.
INLCUDING I'm super shy (if we do go out, it'll be my 1st date OMG).
Besides that I would go out with him except he is super shy and I'm very outgoing.
Dear Mallisa:First, think about why you like him and what you have in common, even though you have different styles (shy vs outgoing).
Since he's shy, I'd start out slowly with this boy and maybe ask to do some kind of group activity first-maybe movies with friends, or sports activities.
And if he's really shy, then I'd suggest you guys hang out in a group with his friends, or just one-on-one, because I think you with your friends might overwhelm him.
Then, to take the edge off, a lot of teens I know communicate through the internet because sometimes they are too shy in person.
That's just testosterone talking, and most guys get shy from time to time around their crushes.
Dear ShyGuy:You are among many guys who are shy about talking to a girl and asking her out.
Modest dresses can also be warmer in cold climates because less skin is revealed, or a young woman may prefer modest attire because she is shy or has a more demure, reserved personality.
Don't be shy when it comes to finding cheap limos for prom!
If you are shy about using your name, use a nickname.
Other times, the pressure isn't even negative, such as pushing a shy friend to come out of his/her shell.
No matter how popular or shy someone is, he or she is still likely to experience peer pressure on one level or another.
Think again: this teen lost just shy of 100 pounds by playing the arcade game Dance Dance Revolution.
Shy teens, however, probably will not enjoy acting as much as a more outgoing teenager might.
If you are shy, then this may not be what you want, and it may be better to just go with a normal black and white tuxedo.
If you're on the shy side and can't imagine asking her in person, try slipping a personal note into her locker.
The shy tween has a passion for writing and music.
Many men, despite their willingness to support a friend's or sibling's wedding, shy away from a traditional duty: best man speeches.
This could also be a good time to get some further practice in for people doing ceremony or reception speeches who are nervous or shy.
Sheath and A-line cuts are outstanding choices, but don't shy away from long gown styles if that's your ultimate preference.
Don't be afraid to interject a little humor if that's your natural way, and don't shy away from a few simple lines if that is your preference.
September 2006 - Haven - Bloom will play the character of Shy in this indie thriller by the people behind the Academy Award winning Crash.
It's more in situations such as my personal life, that I am extremely shy and reserved.
Jerry Seinfeld didn't shy away from the opportunity to sail down the cable, saying, "It was very smooth and quiet.
Many celebrities are not shy about who they want to win the 2008 presidential election -- and they are putting their money behind their potential votes.
This is one reality couple that certainly doesn't shy away from cameras.
Marilyn Monroe - Never one to shy from the spotlight, Monroe died of an apparent drug overdose on August 5, 1962.
Angelina Jolie - Angelina Jolie has never been shy about her body, and has appeared nude or partially naked in several movies including Taking Lives (2004), Original Sin (2001), and Gia (1998).
When speaking of the budding romance between the two, Halle once said that she had "to work a little" when flirting with Aubry because he was so shy.
Never one to shy away from controversy, Moore posed nude on the cover of Vanity Fair when she was seven months pregnant.
Was a journalism major at the University of Missouri but dropped out just shy of graduating in order to move to Hollywood to pursue acting.
Some sources say that he's actually just shy of that at five feet, 10 and ¾ inches tall, but what's a quarter of an inch really.
Just two semesters shy of graduating from dental school, a photographer discovered the beach-strolling Vergara.
However, a sprouting toddler's rapid growth forces some moms to shy away from spending big bucks on little fashions.
If you're too shy for college parties and not part of a sorority or fraternity, it can be difficult to make friends at school.
Students who are shy and overwhelmed by large groups of people often find they excel in a private college.
Too-large ships if their children are shy or uncertain about the vacation.
Travel agents are quite adept at getting group discounts for Alaskan cruises - especially when a wedding is involved - so don't be shy about asking your travel agent to inquire about a discount for the wedding party and guests.
Some individuals seeking a stronger relationship with God shy away from Christian themed vacations because they are under the impression that the trips are merely a series of overpriced floating seminars.
Disney is not shy about announcing last minute deals.
Many small dogs are naturally shy about large, unknown objects and may startle easily, giving them the tendency to struggle and slip out of collars and other restraints.
Missy is extremely shy, and I'd like to know how to teach her to stay focused on me.
The vet said he looked fine, and was just a really shy pup.
Your dog should never shy away and never rush anyone or jump on them at any time.
I honestly have to say, as I am newly single, I feel some of these are going to make meeting new friends safer and easier for myself, who believe it or not is very shy when I am not hiding behind my boys.
For example, when you see a dog that tends to tuck his tail under himself and run away looking shy and timid, more than likely he was not well socialized at the puppy stage.
Otto left this world just about one month shy of his 21st birthday.
It is very pretty, but being somewhat shy to flower, is seldom seen in cultivation.
Some of the true perennials, and particularly the prostrate ones, are shy seeders, but the tall ones seed freely.
It is a shy flowerer, and many of its buds go blind, so that half the stock should be transplanted every year in August.
It is difficult to manage unless left alone, being a slow grower, slow to increase, and a shy seeder.
This no-nonsense magazine offers detailed instructions and doesn't shy away from challenging jobs.
If you aren't shy, though, you could save a bundle.
While some men shy away from wearing shirts with advertisements, others like to find edgy companies and create a unique look.
Just because men's suits are most commonly found in neutral, conservative tones, don't shy away from colors if they suit your personality and the occasion.
Especially if you've just spent a substantial sum on your first good suit, it's natural to shy away from the cost of men's designer ties.
Don't necessarily shy away from something truly inexpensive, but don't be surprised if it doesn't hold up as long!
Don't be afraid to ask for help: If you're stumped and need face-to-face advice or assistance in choosing new wardrobe pieces, don't be shy about going into a men's clothing store and seeking out a salesperson.
Spring is a great time to express yourself with color, so don't shy away from the aforementioned prints.
Even the country club set don't shy away from wearing this relaxed look, although they are more likely to top it off with a vest or a sweater tied at the chest.
The same chemical residues, hormones, and antibiotics that you shy away from in fresh meat are present in jerky.
Do not shy away from color either; many of the best naughty pieces are vivid with colors (think rich red, shimmering gold or deep purple).
Don't shy away from patterns: Women blessed with abundant height can wear bold, dramatic patterns that would swallow up shorter women.
Many retailers cater to the plus size market and carry every style of lingerie, from sweet and shy to wild and wicked.
If your legs are your best feature, then you're probably not shy about showing them off.
The fashions at Great Glam are not for the shy.
And with so much great lingerie available, there is something flattering out there for you and absolutely no reason to be shy about getting it and flaunting it.
Don't shy away from bright shades, which can easily perk up your complexion and add some zest to your wardrobe.
Pattern: Don't shy away from vibrant colors and fun prints!
Don't shy away from red when there are so many choices to consider.
For the shy lady - Wear your teddy beneath a silky robe, giving away only a sneak peek of what's to come.
Many plus sized women shy away from a pea coat because they are afraid the boxy design will make them look heavier and stockier.
Remember that other newcomers to the senior center's scene may also be shy; if you get past this barrier you are likely to find a new community bursting with fun activities for you to participate in.
Don't be shy, there are many friendly people in the city that have been living there for years.
While some relatively young senior citizens may be shy to ask for the discount, there's nothing wrong with saving your hard-earned dollars by paying less for meals, travel, purchases, and services.
Instead, they do better with full-on, fun, funky frames that aren't shy at all about making their presence known.
You may find yourself doing or saying things you normally would have been too shy to do.
Many shy away from bifocals since traditional bifocal lenses have a distinguishable line that separates the two prescriptions and can be noticeable on lenses.
Squall, the classic shy and aloof hero, is slowly lured out of his shell by Rinoa.
Less family-oriented gamers shouldn't shy away, though; this game has enough quality content to make it a great rental.
Just shy of one year after its initial launch, the Nintendo DS goes online and prepares to initiate Nintendo's online efforts that will continue into their next generation of console gaming, the Nintendo Revolution.
Like most other sites, Yahoo! also sells this title for a penny shy of twenty bucks.
After you race 10 multiplayer races, you'll unlock the cars 00-Agent-Car (using only one cartridge), Red Shirt Rage, Pooka (see above), Caddy Car, Galaga '88, Shy Guy, and Mario Racing.
The graphics were colorful, and instead of making use of official licences (so that you could throw Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, and Monica Seles into the mix), you could have the ultimate deathmatch between Donkey Kong and Shy Guy.
The game takes just shy of five hours to complete and a little over ten hours to get all the bonuses.
If you're a little gun shy, you can also do the online thing (there are way too many websites out there to mention, but a couple that immediately come to mind are PartyPoker and PokerRoom), or get a crappy version for your cell phone.
Roogles may be big on character but there's no need to be shy of them.
Zinfandels are generally not shy and this 2002 William Selyem Bacigalupi Vineyard red has a "Type A" personality with extroverted fumes.
When visiting, don't feel shy about wearing your old bell bottoms, a Grateful Dead shirt, beads, headband, saying, "Groovy" to everything… you'll fit right in.
Erotic comics are not for the shy or timid.
They tend to be shy, withdrawn, and lack self-confidence.
Children can also have friendship problems because they are very shy and feel uncomfortable and unsure of themselves around others.
When children are shy in the classroom and ignored by children, becoming classified as "neglected," it does not necessarily indicate deficits in social competence.
However, some shy children are highly anxious socially and uncomfortable around peers in many situations.
Shy, passive children who are actively disliked and rejected by classmates often become teased and victimized.
If children behave aggressively with peers, act bossy and domineering, or are disruptive and impulsive at school, they are more likely to have long-lasting peer difficulties than are children who are simply shy.
Shy people may feel uncomfortable with others, but they do not experience severe anxiety, they do not worry excessively about social situations beforehand, and they do not avoid events that make them feel self-conscious.
On the other hand, people with social phobia may not be shy; they may feel perfectly comfortable with people except in specific situations.
Affected children are typically shy and are especially so in the presence of strangers and unfamiliar surroundings or situations.
It is all too common for parents to question their child's pediatrician about the child's inability to speak in public and be told that the child is just shy and will outgrow the behavior.
Intrapersonal: These children are shy, very aware of their own feelings, and are self-motivated.
Peer-accepted children may be shy or assertive, but they often have well-developed communication skills.
Shy or withdrawn children can be encouraged to develop outside interests that will place them in structured contact with others.
They may feel shy about asking permission to use the bathroom, they may be involved in more enjoyable activities and may not want to stop, or they may be rushed when using the bathroom and not have time to complete the bowel movement.
Some people with Klinefelter syndrome have difficulty with social skills and tend to be more shy, anxious, or immature than their peers.
Some children are braver, while others are more shy and fearful.
On the other hand, people with social phobia may not be shy; they may feel perfectly comfortable with people except in a public place.
Approach/withdrawal: The child's usual response to new people or situations-whether the child is eager for new experiences or shy and hesitant.
These children appear to be timid and shy and represent about 20 percent of volunteer Caucasian samples.
Another common pattern is the shy or inhibited child who becomes even more withdrawn when parents react to the shyness by lecturing or shaming the child.
Some infants are born shy and more sensitive.
A shy baby might sink his head into his mother's shoulder, while a baby who is outgoing might smile or squeal with delight when someone new visits.
Some children may feel shy in certain situations, like when meeting new people.
Other children may learn to be shy because of experiences in school or at home.
Introverts simply prefer solitary to social activities but do not fear social encounters as shy people do, while extroverts prefer social to solitary activities.
As children grow, their shy temperament tends to display itself in predictable ways: for example, in play groups at age seven, shy children play by themselves, while more outgoing children seek to play together in groups.
Evidence of a genetic predisposition for shyness is found in parents and grandparents of shy infants who report childhood shyness more often than relatives of children who are not shy.
Further evidence for a congenital link to shyness is found in studies that show that identical twins (who have identical genes) are more likely to be shy than fraternal twins (who are no more alike than other siblings).
Parents may worry about if their shy infant, child, or teenager has a socialization problem.
Parents should know that a child who seems mildly anxious or quiet at certain times may be shy.
The best thing they can do is to help the child feel comfortable about being shy, by explaining that shyness can be a normal part of growing up.
Teasing or being critical can make a shy child even more afraid to be around people.
Sometimes, just encouraging a quiet child to play with others helps the child overcome shy feelings.
Although many children who are shy remain shy all of their lives, many others overcome it in time as they develop social skills.
While some shy children may benefit from using the anonymity and structural control features of cyberspace, the danger is that for many others virtual on-line reality may become a substitute for the reality of close human relationships.
When a child is excessively shy, when shyness is persistent and results in high levels of anxiety in social settings and leads to social withdrawal and parents feel that their child is unhappy being shy, they should seek professional help.
The Shyness Breakthrough: A No-Stress Plan to Help Your Shy Child Warm Up, Open Up, and Enjoy the Fun.
The Shy Child: Helping Children Triumph over Shyness.
Stranger anxiety can be upsetting to friends and relatives, who may feel rebuffed by a suddenly shy child.
While ballroom dance is more traditional, a line dance is a great way to get everyone, even the shy people, out on the floor and moving.
A shy person who never frequents dance clubs may find an outgoing dancer within.
Some beginners are shy about dancing with people who are more experienced than they are.
Some beginners are shy about dancing with people who are more experienced than they are, but that is often the best way to improve your skills.
Many people shy away from bonsai gardening afraid there is too much trimming and upkeep involved.
Shy: Shy hair is nice and may look demure but work it right and it becomes scene.
You know what shy hair is - long bangs that sweep down and cover your eyes; hair that flows in front of your face when you walk.
Don't be shy about asking a lot of questions!
Not quite gothic, and a bit shy of rocker, the emo look finds itself in between, making the fashion style perfect for both genres.
This holds true even for those who normally tend to shy away from cuts that reveal too much of the face.
Not for the shy or timid, bold and bright colors are trademarks for punks.
Scissor shy gals can stand in line for this classic and chic cut, adapted to an easy to wear long length.
Shy away from shine serums and polishing sprays to avoid weighted-down tresses and opt for root-lifting volumizers and texturizing sprays instead.
Not every girl can, nor would, wear a funky style on a formal occasion, but that doesn't mean you should shy away from expressing your eclectic personality for fear of standing out.
If you tend to shy away from highlights, meeting with your colorist for a free consultation will ensure they are the right color based on your individual needs, hair budget and maintenance commitments.
Push away bangs are the easiest type to wear if you're shy of commitment.
More often than not, you'll find that reluctant reader is avidly devouring all things in print or that shy child is blossoming with a few friends.
However, if you have no experience in this area and you're a bit on the shy side, you'll want to seek out a company that provides extensive training and support for new consultants.
A shy teen may want to avoid sales jobs that would put too much pressure on her.
However, a shy teenager could benefit from taking a job in the service industry if he or she wants to overcome shyness.
If you're perpetually shy or unwilling to sell a product or service, then network marketing probably isn't for you.
If you don't see any, don't be shy, just ask!
Known for bringing out the true personality of an ordinarily shy dog, a sleep away camp such as Doggie Camp can be great for a skittish dog whether or not you are going away on vacation.
You don't have to be tanned and bronzed to look good in animal prints, so even for the most sun shy among us, leopard skin will make a definite statement.
The fun and flirty styles of Billabong bikinis are reflected in their one-pieces as well, but don't shy away from a lively bikini because you think your body isn't in condition for a two-piece.
Make sure you know the suggested retail price of the shorts you like before you begin shopping, and don't be shy about telling a shop that you know they aren't offering a deal.
Not created for the shy or timid, a fishnet swimsuit is sure to turn heads no matter where it is worn.
If you're too shy for the nude beach, reach for a fishnet suit!
Intimate Appeal's one piece halter swimsuit is worth taking a look at, even for those who tend to shy away from floral prints.
Being blessed with an ample figure doesn't mean you have to shy away from a particular style of swimwear.
This way, if you love the look, but feel a bit shy, you can build up your confidence before you debut the look.
This terry cloth mini skirt is a great alternative for anyone who is a little bit shy about donning the mini shorts.
If you are not shy about your body and enjoy the feeling you get from wearing as little fabric as possible, yes, microkini swimwear may be for you.
There's no doubt that slingshot swimwear is jaw-dropping and shocking for most people, but that doesn't mean that you should shy away from it.
Too many adults continue to shy away from swim lessons because they are embarrassed at not being able to do something that so many children do so easily.
Get ready to bare your backside on the beach (even if it is a private one) because the tanga fio dental is a special style that's not for the shy!
If you're feeling shy, get a thicker style tanga to start off with, and then build up from there to your fio dental.
Distinctive: You don't have to be shy about your body to fall in love with a tank top.
If you're a bit on the shy side, you may want to consider a less revealing, but still sexy suit such as a string bikini.
If you're shy about wearing a Brazilian bikini bottom, wait until you see a micro thong bikini bottom.
Totally transparent swimwear is definitely not for the shy.
Not for the shy, you'll be hard pressed to find another swimsuit that flatters your bust line the way this one does.
Their bikinis leave little to the imagination and are not for the shy or the timid.
Learning how to avoid the sort of jobs that would pressure you into doing something you don't want to do is a key part of working your way up in the business, and don't be shy about asking for plenty of assistance and advice.
If you shy away from the beach because you are just not comfortable with exposing that much skin, a women's skirted swimsuit and the extra coverage it provides can be just the thing to make you feel comfortable playing on the shore.
Many women loathe wearing a swimsuit because they feel shy or inadequate about their bodies.
On the other hand, if you are just curious about the style, but are shy about wearing one, consider donning a monokini first.
Not only will a nice cover up help you transition smoothly from the car to the beach, it also provides a safety net for those who are shy or self-conscious moments.
Coco Nicole is not shy about wearing a bikini, and if her early career is any indication, it’s a style that the swimsuit model is very comfortable sporting.
You may feel self-conscious about your body and shy about having anyone see you in your suit.
If you are shy about entering a contest or just need a quick shot of confidence, these specialty galleries might just be able to do that for you.
However, many Americans and doctors shy away from taking vitamin D for fear that they will cause toxicity.
There's no need to shy away from popular pieces, but there's also no need to spend an arm and a leg on something that is clearly fleeting and certain to be a memory within months.
Add another suit to your repertoire if you want some variety, and don't shy away from printed neutrals, like pinstripes.
Don't shy away from bolder colors, like bright pink and turquoise.
Whatever the reason may be, there's absolutely no reason for any woman to shy away from an outfit simply because it may be considered "sexy."
Flirt Catalog's Drape Neck Mini Sequin Dress, which is extremely low cut and not for the shy!
A party plan is definitely not the right business choice for someone who is painfully shy.
If you have shy children in the group, make sure they have a parent or another adult to be helping them with their lines and working on overcoming any stage fright.
Don't feel shy about asking for help - this is a friendly and supportive community and they are more than happy to help you create your perfect costume.
The Internet provides the ability to be anonymous, which can be a blessing for those that are particularly shy at meeting new people.
It could be he is just shy around girls.
If you're shy or you just don't know where to go to meet new people, online dating can help you make a connection.
I, on the other hand, understand this is my fault but the problem is that I am shy.
I have been very shy with females of my age group since childhood, though I have managed to act confident for few years now.
What you may think of a shy, others may view as aloof or not interested.
To become less shy, the first thing you will need to do is put yourself in "the other person's shoes."
Email- Are you too shy to talk to your dreamboat in person?
If you usually date the jocks, return that shy nerd's smile.
If the guy is shy, then staring may be all he is capable of doing until he gets the courage to talk with you.
We are so perfect together that random people constantly ask us if we are dating which we get shy about and don't know how to respond.
I am quiet, shy, and not very good at flirting.
I smiled and said thank you, as I said I'm very shy.
I am guessing that the guy from your gym may also be a bit shy; this might explain why your conversation didn't go beyond instruction on using the equipment.
It could be he is shy and therefore has a fear or hesitation about asking you out.
If he is available and just shy or socially inept, you will get this information as well.
If you are shy, you can always say something like, "Thanks for the advice, it really helped me out!"
"Shy person" is a nice way of saying "fool", because in the throes of initial infatuation, that is often how someone feels.
While most extroverts will not shy away from stating they are interested in casual sexual encounters only, the more reserved will shy away from stating it so boldly.
Many guys are very shy around girls and easily get tongue-tied.
Use dice: Cover up the numbers on dice with paper and write types of kissing to try together on each side, such as sweet, sexy, playful, fast, and shy.
She could be shy, nervous, or just old-fashioned.
There is a fine balance between nervousness in guys who are too shy and guys who are overconfident and behave like a girl owes them a kiss.
Conversation starters for shy people can help you chat with new acquaintances, co-workers, classmates and that potential special someone that you may have wanted to talk to for a while.
Accept that even if you're shy, you can still start conversations and hold you own even with the most outgoing and cheerful people.
The first step is to identify whether you are a shy person or whether you are just reserved.
If you can answer true to all of these statements, you're most likely a shy person and the idea of starting a conversation causes your heart to race, your stomach to tighten and sweat to pool in the small of your back.
One of the obstacles a shy person runs into when it comes to group interactions and conversation starters is a poor self-image.
Most shy people are reserved when they first meet someone and it can be intimidating to open the topic of discussion.
A lot of guys are obvious when they flirt, while others are quite shy.
Even a shy guy can come out of his shell when he really likes a girl.
Some useful dating tips for shy guys can make the difference between a missed opportunity and the romance of a lifetime.
There are a couple of things that make it difficult for shy guys to make it on the dating scene: fear of rejection, and anxiety about the date itself.
It's better to be shy and authentic than outgoing and fake.
Honesty is one of the most attractive features any man can have and should be the key part of any good set of dating tips for shy guys and attention-seekers alike.
Take your intended's preferences into consideration when making any elaborate plans. For example, if she is shy, she may not appreciate a public display while you are proposing.
If she is a bit shy, you might want to forgo a public proposal.
Patrons should not be shy about asking to see the stones outside the case in order to examine every angle, and reputable dealers will have loupes, magnifying glasses, and other tools such as microscopes available for such inspections.
Asking for a girl's hand in marriage in front of her gathered family and friends may seem romantic at first, but if she is shy and quiet, such a public event may not be sensitive to the type of proposal she would prefer.
There's no reason to shy away from cubic zirconia wedding jewelry anymore.
Political reasons: Some people shy away from diamonds for political reasons surrounding diamond mining methods and blood diamonds.
Where he is a little on the shy side and happy communicating mainly with titanium, I am at my happiest when chatting with people about their upcoming wedding and ring ideas.
If you're a bit on the shy side, the idea of networking may seem overwhelming.
Allrich also doesn't shy away from seafood, fowl or other meats.
Now Daddys need not feel shy about carrying around their baby's belongings, because the Babybjorn model is frill free.
Color is also an important feature of the brand; it is never shy when it comes to color, so you'll be purchasing your choice handbag in anything from flirty powder pinks to rich siren reds.
Second, especially for those who are shy about color, it gives the wearer the opportunity to go bold and dramatic.
This brand certainly isn't shy, and it can produce as many classic styles as bold trend-conscious models.
The denim and suede together are extra sturdy, so don't shy away from using this to carry heavy books.
Versatility is often best found in leather bags that stick to neutral colors, although don't shy away from shades like red or mahogany when going the classic route.
Don't shy away from leather blends, either.
By nature, he may be reserved, shy and very cautious about his feelings.
Goats, or sheep, can be shy and may have a slightly pessimistic outlook on life.
Spontaneous, exciting, and passionate, Aries as a boyfriend is not for the shy, retiring type of person.
Don't be shy about stealing a kiss, or proposing a weekend getaway to go kayaking.
The Scorpio's passionate and adventurous sexual nature can sometimes overwhelm the shy and practical Virgo.
That said, Virgos sometimes appear to be shy, but rest assured that inside their calm exteriors the wheels of their minds are always turning.
The only drawback to having Moon in Cancer is that it can make people shy and somewhat withdrawn.
You love to travel and shy away from extravagant living.
The first thing one should keep in mind about Virgo men is that they can be shy.
That's not to say that all: Virgo men are shy, but because their symbol the Virgin tends to be modest, there's a good chance that they may be too.
They may be a bit shy at first to show theirs, but the odds are very good that they'll appreciate your funny bone.
Some of these traits go back to him being rather shy and sensitive, so his feelings can be hurt fairly easily.
You will never shy away from commitment and will, in fact, seek it out.
This may only be a mask that this air sign dons because underneath she may be painfully shy.
If you're interested in a relationship with a Virgo, you may find Virgo too shy.
As a result, Virgo is often a shy and reserved sign.
Luckily, Aries isn't the type of man to shy away if you happen to become a bit slack in your appearance from time to time, but don't make that a regular habit.
One of the loveliest qualities of Gemini is that he never comes on too strong and, in fact, can be a bit shy in his approach.
Don’t be mistaken, Aries loves physical affection and isn’t shy about giving or receiving it, but he also wants a mate that is willing to stand alone from time to time.
In fact, Taurus women are often rather shy and quiet.
While he can be a bit shy about his appearance, he does try to make sure that his partner is satisfied.
Don't be shy about giving out small assignments like cutting out cake, etc. This ensures that the adults have a good time with the added benefit of things running very smoothly.
Besides, camp directors typically look for outgoing employees, so a painfully shy teenager has little chance of being hired in the first place.
She is also rather shy and tries to keep her voice from everyone.
High School Musical: While the film is made for a young audience, this Disney hit features the classic high school dream: the popular jock falling for the shy, studious gal.
Just as biologists patiently wait for shy animals to emerge from the forest to be captured on camera, Sasquatch hunters must also remain patient since it's believed that the elusive creature shies away from human habitation.
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