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    I Am A Sociopath. If You Have Questions. Now Is The Time.

    I am not your typical sociopath. Serial killer, unable to make friends, etc. I did have trouble making friends when I was young. But i soon learned what everyone was looking for. I am able to fake emotions and actions I pick up from different people I knw. Once I knew what worked...
    ARealSociopath ARealSociopath 22-25 135 Responses Jan 16, 2011

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    Maybe I am and maybe I'm not,

    but either way I am better than you.
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 8 Responses Sep 10, 2014

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    People are so stupid

    and boring. I'm 14 and was diagnosed as a High-Functioning Sociopath last year. I find normal people to be really stupid and boring. Everyone fumbling around trying to be noticed. I act like I care about other people but really I wish they would do me a favor and just jump off...
    R00Tpath R00Tpath 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 7

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    Who Believes the Self-confessed Sociopath?

    I don't believe half the people who claim to be sociopaths. I will admit that all who claim that (especially using their real identities) are certainly screwed up individuals. Why should you believe me that I am? Who cares? Just read. The labels really don't matter. Narcissist...
    gewissenlos gewissenlos 26-30, M 142 Responses Jun 14, 2008

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    Right Or Wrong?

    In my lifetime of being a sociopath I have opened up to 3 people about it. 1. My longtime confidant and "best friend" 2. Another sociopath. 3. My girlfriend. Each time omitting the second one, It was met with disdain or disgust. They accepted me, but accepted me as if I had a...
    JasonGrayson JasonGrayson 18-21, M 17 Responses Feb 10, 2013

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    I sat alone today and wondered

    if I could still feel, Inside my soul I believe nothing is truly real. Alone once again and it doesn’t even cause me pain. I try to remember how to have blind belief gained. I can never start again, But I wish I could do it today, So I could find myself, So I could...
    1986shanet 1986shanet 26-30, M Jan 24

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    A Pretty Parasite, Or "Of Course I'm a Nice Person, Now Quit Being Such a Nit and Fetch Me Another Drink."

    To preface, I have antisocial personality disorder and borderline personality disorder, and maybe some other stuff, and it makes for an unsettling combination. I have no conscience, no moral code, and no desire for either. My story, if you want to call it that, has to begin at...
    Phage Phage 26-30, F 121 Responses Feb 17, 2009

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    The Lesson of the Moth by Don Marquis i was

    talking to a moth the other evening he was trying to break into an electric light bulb and fry himself on the wires why do you fellows pull this stunt i asked him because it is the conventional thing for moths or why if that had been an uncovered candle instead of an electric...
    ColdCalculator ColdCalculator 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 6, 2014

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    No One Cares

    You were hurt by your ex and now you want to share and find out "why". You believe they are a psychopath or sociopath - they must be to have played you like that!!! So you come here looking for answers. Just to clear things up... Yes, you really are stupid, ugly, worthless...
    PaleFox PaleFox 46-50, M 8 Responses Jul 4, 2013

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    I find my fake persona harder to control

    everyday. I hate pretending to laugh at there stupid unfunny jokes and pretending to care about there irrelevant existing life. I feel like grabbing them by the throat and screaming "i'm not ******* interested, but instead of hurting you i'm going to preoccupy my time with...
    powershark powershark 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 20

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    Didn't take me so long to figure

    that out .-. I am not diagnosed with it yet but sure the symptoms fit me perfectly >->
    SirTigger SirTigger 13-15, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Do you tell people that you are

    or keep it hidden?
    HHB1 HHB1 18-21, M 4 Responses Feb 19

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    At times I wonder that people expect too much

    of me. Which is a good thing probably. When I was a delinquent in my teenage years, I knew that I wasn't the classic bad boy. I knew I was different. And now when I act all classy and polite I know for sure that I'm not really that gentle. My whole life has been a sub conscious...
    Klaussss Klaussss 18-21, M Feb 21

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    I don't fancy being alive.

    but I'm not going to kill myself because that's against my religion. I would like to be religious someday. I almost killed someone once. none of my friends or family know but I have been involved in fights since I was 16, I have been stabbed 2 times, once in the thigh and the...
    AliSuhail AliSuhail 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Personal advice for the young ones.

    There might be spelling or grammatical errors, deal. 1) Golden Rule. These words are the most dangerous ones you can hear having not committed a crime. A danger to yourself and/or others. Read up on the DSM-5 make sure that if you’re ever under scrutiny that you do not...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Nov 24, 2014

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    Social interactions with the non ASPD can be

    so annoying at times. All that maintenance, all that foreplay chit-chat before getting to the point ... GAWD!!!! Of course to be able to get regularly the info I need on some subject I cannot just directly and bluntly ask .... I have first to inquire of the day, mood and all...
    iceShadow iceShadow 46-50, F 4 Responses Jun 10, 2014

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    It never stop amazing me how many times you can

    kick a person and they will continue on crawling back for more. It's fascinating to watch. Sometimes I will go and read those stories that go something like : 'I was married to the sociopath and they have destroyed my life and I love them so much why won't they love me back. I...
    CoiledSnake CoiledSnake 31-35, F 10 Responses Feb 17, 2014

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    Emotions fruit the best poems But

    now I'm emotionless Like a void of darkness A calm sea with no waves The crickets chirping in the distance Waiting for an owl To break the gentle waves Of humming insects Waiting for the sailboat To come slashing and cutting Through the bland, motionless sea I guess you...
    1986shanet 1986shanet 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    Dear Mom

      Thanks for always being there, and for the sporty genes. But most of all, thanks for being such a perfect example of how love completely blinds people for seeing the truth. You always hear mothers say s**t like "a mother knows". I was told by very emotional mother, you...
    Randahl Randahl 31-35 7 Responses Jun 20, 2013

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    Amusing...

    I find it amusing to no end that such a group was created.  Why would sociopaths conglomerate in a group where, if indeed the majority of the members are other sociopaths, they are constantly attempting to dominate each other through discussing better and better conquests...
    atem4416 atem4416 18-21, F 17 Responses Apr 23, 2009

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    I am driven by constant need

    for power, stimulation, and success. This leads me to do things seen as "morally grey" by normal people.
    powershark powershark 13-15, M 5 Responses Feb 17

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    You'll see me on the news someday,

    not because I'll be on death row, or because I'm going to be the FBI's most wanted, but because you need me. You need a guy in a suit. You need a guy with knowledge. A law degree. A fearless man who thinks on his feet and makes the decisions that most people can't make but are...
    dp44 dp44 18-21, M 4 Responses Feb 23

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    I hate my mom she is a narssitic b*tch

    who hits me for no reason other than she hates me. she said to me that she wished she aborted me. I swear I will kill her before karma does.
    DarcytheProxy DarcytheProxy 16-17, M 2 Responses Feb 24

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    Is My Ex A Sociopath?

    I wanted to be a shrink once. I'm going to channel my work 'self' momentarily and give all of you questioners some advice. So, is your ex a sociopath? Here's the answer: it doesn't matter. The fact that you have been led to this line of questioning about someone else's behavior...
    WhoAmI613 WhoAmI613 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 28, 2013

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    Patient.

    Come into your room. I need to take your vitals. You look funny. Sweaty. [Haha.] I hover over you, your eyes aren't focusing. I ask if you are alright, over and over. [Nope.] You won't answer, but you grip my hand [gloved, so I allow it]. [This gesture is rather futile.] I tell...
    WhoAmI613 WhoAmI613 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 22, 2013

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    Misunderstood Monster

    Does this world disgust you as much as it does me? Not only the world but the humans that have ruined it. This world with sheep that leap to an endless sleep afraid of the dark where evil will creep but all they do is get melted by light burning them a beautiful sight. They dont...
    AkkiNeko AkkiNeko 22-25, F 11 Responses May 18, 2013

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    I'm so confused. I don't know

    if I was diagnosed wrong or what. I have feelings for someone and I know that they are real. I love her and my kids. When I am faced with such things as her leaving me, not being able see our children, or tragic events like death I am overwhelmed with sadness. I don't fake...
    Tbp10 Tbp10 36-40, M 3 Responses Feb 8

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    Something I find extremely idiotic is

    when people say "my other half". Oh, so you require another person to justify your existence? Are you really so insecure that you value someone else as being half of who you are? How pathetic.
    BrokenThread BrokenThread 18-21, F 17 Responses Jun 21, 2014

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    It's rather irritating

    when people think "sociopath" is a simile for "murderer". It's perhaps even more irritating that everyone assumes that sociopaths cannot feel. From my experience, the feeling is far more shallow than everyone else describes but it's there nonetheless. I don't "get" empathy...
    AzuraSkies AzuraSkies 16-17 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    My experience. Hi. I've just turned 14

    and want to share my experience. I always knew I was different to the other kids at school. I just didn't get why they all cared so much. As I grew up I began notice just how stupid and boring everyone else really was. I did and still do get in trouble a lot at school. Always...
    R00Tpath R00Tpath 13-15, M 4 Responses Feb 20

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    As a genuine sociopath I was seemingly born

    without the emotional capacity of a normal person. I have a wife and 2 kids and still have never felt what others call love. My wife understands that it's not that I don't want to show I care I just dont understand how to care.
    Xypher Xypher 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    Nobody knows how broken I am,

    The smile I feign is such a sham. All day I pretend to be something I'm not, When really, that image is all I've got. Behind my measly grin are shedded tears, The sadness I've felt for many years. Yes, children in Africa have it worse off than me, To that statement, I fully...
    1986shanet 1986shanet 26-30, M 3 Responses Feb 24

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    For those that hate Sociopaths.

    Stop. We hate and destroy you because you are the light that was destroyed in us by the Parental Units and DNA. Using you has nothing to do with you! It has to do with our projective hate of what we lost in our youth. Move on. We love pain and you are the mirror that we love to...
    psychicseeker psychicseeker 36-40 3 Responses Feb 19

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    Vulcans are Sociopaths.

    They view life with logical reasoning and express no emotion except during Pon Farr (The need to **** or kill).
    psychicseeker psychicseeker 36-40 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I Thought I Was A Sociopath

    per topic, I thought I was a sociopath (functional) constantly seeking to improve my personal wellbeing. However, recently I have met a girl, I can forget about her when I take time off, however there are some strong cravings I have not felt before (to get her attention). They...
    functionalminimalist functionalminimalist 22-25 4 Responses Nov 21, 2012

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    I always remember moments in my past

    that remind me of the person I am. I remember my mom took me to "bring your kid to work day" at her job. I was in the 3rd grade. I remember not talking to anyone,kids thinking i was weird. If only I could go back in time and tell myself that it would be ok, that the rejection...
    dp44 dp44 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I Am A Sociopath - A Coming Out Story.

    Coming out as a sociopath can be akin to coming out as gay to a family full of hard core Christians. There is a lot of stigma attached to being a sociopath. So why do it? As a sociopath you would think I would be more about self preservation. Well this in a sense is self...
    CoiledSnake CoiledSnake 31-35, F 11 Responses Jan 8, 2013

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    Don't be afraid little bird ,

    it will all be over soon... • I feel no guilt I don't care if you cry If your no use to me why do you even try Don't tell me you care cause I know it's not true ....yes I am a sociopath , I don't look like it do i ? Behind the innocent smile im sadistic and twisted , sex runs...
    irlSatan irlSatan 16-17, T 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    ''If you want to want to worship somebody,

    worship the God within you, worship no one else. If you are going to have a tyrant in your life, let that be the part of you that is critical of you, make that your only tyrant. Don't give anybody else power outside your physical form to be a tyrant who can control or...
    Ulsberg Ulsberg 31-35 1 Response Jan 29

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    Any insight on relationships?

    My marriage is falling apart?
    Tbp10 Tbp10 36-40, M 3 Responses Feb 7

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    I'll make this short.

    I like collecting people.
    CrystalMoonBitch CrystalMoonBitch 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    For many years I refused to believe

    or even accept that I was a psychopath, as I'm a twice diagnosed one. I still have a hard time accepting it, mainly because I feel that being a psychopath or a sociopath is having a flaw, and I can't accept that. I don't have any flaws. Not even the person 'closest' to me could...
    Stythe Stythe 18-21, M 6 Responses Jan 26, 2014

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    A Sociopaths Perfect Valentines Day

    We have all broke up with someone just after a holiday just to get the present but my Best Valentines Day was so much better I worked with this girl named Patty and she was in "love with this guy named Russ. I could not stand Russ but tolerated him because the 3 of us sometimes...
    Justme2387 Justme2387 46-50, F 5 Responses Mar 28, 2013

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    As he looked me in the eye I turned on the

    tears. I don't know where they come from, I can turn them on just as fast. But I've been practicing this one since birth. Cry when you're a baby and you can something... It still works just differently. Not that I'm a crybaby. I don't cry when I should. Like when I broke my ribs...
    SmartVixen SmartVixen 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 12, 2014

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    -Police detective: you killed him didn't you?

    -Suspect: no I didn't. -Police detective: witnesses said they saw you push him off the cliff. -Suspect: that's correct. -Police detective: so, you admit it. You did kill Mr. John Doe. -Suspect: ok, I admit to pushing him. But, I didn't I killed the guy. -Police detective...
    adamfducas adamfducas 22-25, M 4 Responses Jun 29, 2014

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    my feelings were never wrong,

    when I realized that I lived in a world filled with false and inhuman people.
    DarcytheProxy DarcytheProxy 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 23

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    This Is a Message to All of You

    I've read most of your stories and whatever was in your profiles and I can't begin to understand why most of you wish for a miracle cure. Why do you want to change yourselves? Why not accept who you are? When I signed up to be a part of this group, I thought I...
    LilithSamael LilithSamael 31-35 11 Responses Dec 1, 2008