I Am Afraid of Intimacy

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    Not Sure

    I am afraid of intimacy. Yet, I crave it with all of my being. I am afraid of being abandoned after opening myself up. So I close myself to some that I should open to, and I open myself to toxic people. I am afraid of being alone. I have learned to do things by myself, and I...
    asparrowwithahome asparrowwithahome
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 28, 2012


     To me I simply feel more comfortable being alone. I don't really like to hug people or any other physical contact. I do show emotion, but I bottle a lot inside.  My family is very affectionate, but I seem to have chosen not to do this. I am more comfortable not being...
    haddybsb haddybsb
    3 Responses May 28, 2009
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