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Confidence

Overcoming the FearModel United Nations  (MUN)We all must have heard of MUN and some of us must have been part of it too. For some of us, it must have been a scary experience at first but exciting later on (like for me) or some of us must have been clueless of what is going on and got bored cause of that. 
 My school had the 2 day session of MUN on 1st and 2nd August 2015; this was actually my 3rd MUN but frankly speaking, this was the first MUN where I actually spoke without hesitation and fear. My fear being that I might say something stupid and everybody would laugh or crack jokes at me or had the fear that another delegate might put an allegation on the country I represent and I would not be able to defend it, hence resulting in more embarassment. I have always been the sort of person who would do anything to not be the butt of the joke; following the method of staying mum during the whole session & not raising my country's placard even though I felt that something incorrec…