Dating a stammerer
I’ve also never been in a situation in the workplace where I’ve been unable to do a task because of my stammer.If I need to speak to someone important, I make sure I’ve backed myself with all the knowledge I can get and then trust in the fact that I’m coming from a good place of genuineness and sincerity. It’s funny actually because I actually didn’t belong in that class.The class was full of people – perhaps 100 beautiful, bright, good, young people.
She said: 'I always felt terribly embarrassed in a situation where I might have to say my name and I knew I'd have to write it down or point at my name badge.'Even a child can tell people their name and I couldn't.
Overall, only one percent out of all the people in the world stutter.
Stuttering can cause people to shy away from social interaction and this leads to feelings of loneliness and a sense of not wanting to get involved in any activities where they'll be required to speak.
But at roughly the same age, I realised that I had a stammer. It has improved a great deal since, but my speech problems still persist even though I’ve found ways to hide it.
Being able to make other people laugh has given me great confidence.