I find their intimidating aura shrinks when you just have more experience with them.
You get used to them, start to see them as normal people, and learn firsthand that they have flaws and quirks and insecurities like everyone else.
Here are the big ones: When someone is intimidated by really outgoing people it's that they're worried about having to talk to them and feeling really overwhelmed and like they won't be able to keep up or know what to say.
There's not much to getting past this one except more practice with social and conversation skills so you feel more comfortable in their presence.
may intimidate the human race into bringing order into its international affairs" (Albert Einstein).
Browbeat suggests the persistent application of highhanded, disdainful, or imperious tactics: browbeating a witness.
Alite then said Junior came up with the plan to get Agnello to testify before a grand jury to take the blame. Attorney Robert La Russo took the stand at yesterday's proceedings to detail chicanery involving juries at Gene Gotti's three trials.
Agnello had immunity, and testified he and he alone bribed a juror in that case.
(Junior) Gotti helped other Gambino crime family members beat convictions by intimidating jurors and swinging trials, prosecutors charged Wednesday - hoping the jury tampering will now put Junior behind bars.
Prosecutors played a tape of a conversation between Junior and his father, Teflon Don John Gotti, where both men marveled at the success one of their underlings.
Over the years they’re able to rationalize the destructive measures they use to secure control by telling themselves that everyone else is hostile, secretly or openly, that everyone is filled with malice, that everyone is an enemy or potential enemy.
Some socially awkward types have the problem of being a bit too uneasy around certain types of people.