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I Am Sometimes Antisocial

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    I Am Always Antisocial Its not

    because i am socially awkward or anything, in fact if I didn't think so low of myself, I'm sure Id pick back up my knack for making friends. I always used to make friends very easily when I was a child, I was much more outgoing and confidant back then. My personality can thrive...
    solomon3020 solomon3020 18-21, M 10 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    People tell me that :) not

    because i want to be like that but that's me i try everyday to do my best, but i guess thats my nature :)
    fresa87 fresa87 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 24

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    Like right now. i dont wanna go outside

    and interact with people. i like to be alone for now. but i have to go to school tomorrow
    stariot10 stariot10 13-15, F 5 Responses Apr 14

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    Last nite I was gonna go to this bar to

    befriend some girls I know from the neighborhood but instead I went home to sleep.. I don't really like people, let alone those people.. I want to feel accepted in society but I deal with a lot of rejection and I get treated badly by everyone so why bother? I'd rather sit alone...
    n1n74 n1n74 22-25, F 9 Responses Apr 7

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    SpecialButReal SpecialButReal 18-21, F 21 Responses Feb 22

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    I haven't left my tiny two room apartment in 5

    days and I just noticed......
    xxdublifexx xxdublifexx 22-25, F 15 Responses Jan 27

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    Just a bit of friendly advice to people.

    Antisocial does not mean you avoid talking to people and society, that is asocial. Antisocial means against society, (Anti-social) which means doing things that are considered to harm people and society (stealing, bullying, assault etc)
    thefogman thefogman 18-21, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Right now I am sitting in the PC-Room at my

    school.. alone.. We got two lessons cancelled because of a festival at our school and all I was doing was to get in here and start the PC. I don't want to talk with anyone, neither my classmates nor my friends, I just want to be alone and browse the internet. I feel kind of...
    CeMi1706 CeMi1706 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 24

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    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 1

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    Call it being antisocial,

    call it social anxiety. Either way being alone is best <3
    EmptySmokeClouds EmptySmokeClouds 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    my anxiety is so bad

    that at 27 years old I have yet to have a real relationship or even be intimate with someone. I have trouble talking in person or on the phone. the only time I feel like I can be myself is through messages/texts. it also doesn't help that I'm a closet lesbian and feel like I can...
    anli28 anli28 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I am antisocial. It's not

    because I want to be anti-social it's because I'm very shy. Sometimes my boyfriend yells at me about it and says that it's embarrassing for him. But I don't mean to be that way I just feel like I never have anything interesting to add to the converstation.
    beautifulbrowneyes21 beautifulbrowneyes21 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 25

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    I've picked the most strang place to work,

    and to be antisocial - with kindergarten children.
    Lizzi040708 Lizzi040708 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 24

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    At the end of the day the only person thats

    gonna give a **** about you and take care of you is YOURSELF.
    Heyababe Heyababe 18-21, F 7 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    Am in my early 20s but I have failed to make

    friends. Even at the university my colleagues find me boring cause I never go out with them or fully participate in anything. I don't really have friends cause I barely talk to anyone since am always checking out my phone. What bothers me is that people think am proud cause I...
    optimisticgal optimisticgal 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 24, 2014

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    I'm both my closest friend

    and my worst enemy. Talk about irony.
    CloseButNoGuitar CloseButNoGuitar 26-30, M 4 Responses Mar 24

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    Sometimes I have to push myself to answer the

    phone or accept an invitation to hang/go out with friends. Once I'm out I end up having a great time but it's the initial contact that makes me want to hide in my shell. Ugh I hate it. I wish I was naturally extroverted.
    suggestedusername suggestedusername 31-35, F 11 Responses Aug 20, 2014

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    It's Christmas eve and I'm laying in bed

    while my family can be heard laughing and playing board games in the living room..Having a Grande ole time...and I have no desire to join them...I just want to lay here alone...
    bwalke7 bwalke7 31-35, F 11 Responses Dec 24, 2014

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    I am the type of person

    that likes hanging out with friends, but has to be forced to do so. My girlfriend usually makes me go out, but once I am out I really enjoy myself. When out with a group of people, I am very extroverted and outgoing, such that people are shocked to hear I am actually an...
    ZekeMitchell ZekeMitchell 22-25, M 3 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    For every individual

    who points their nose towards a socially anxious person to smugly remark "Get over your selfish pride. You're just being rude". I want to wrap my small, delicate hands around your neck, to rest my thumb against your vocal chords. At first, it is only a soft clasp. Almost lady...
    NatashaRose NatashaRose 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 2

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    I am sometimes antisocial.

    and by sometimes I mean all the time.
    hellokitty206 hellokitty206 18-21 4 Responses Apr 1

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    More often then not I tend to be antisocial.

    I just do not enjoy the company of others around me as much as I enjoy my own. I tend to think differently then most and always look at the bigger picture of things, which many my age do not. I can appreciate the small things in life. I also enjoy reading and writing my own...
    Alexz72 Alexz72 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 15

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    Netflix in pajamas all day > actively

    participating in life. Why couldn't I have been blessed to be a natural social butterfly??? >:/
    mgriffen3 mgriffen3 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 11, 2014

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    To text her or not to text her:

    that is the question 👾
    leotaylor leotaylor 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 12

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    There are times when i don't want to see a

    single soul...but sometimes i wish i had some real friends, not the hypocrite people i know... And hang out, dance stupidly and talk.
    ElizabethRives ElizabethRives 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 21, 2014

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    Just because someone is quiet doesn't mean they

    don't want to talk to you. Sometimes we just don't know how. Sometimes were the most loving people so don't judge a book by its cover! :)
    zelda593 zelda593 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 14, 2014

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    I just don't want to be in other peoples

    company. It may be because I need to think about something and it takes a long time to find the answer
    WolfClanLady WolfClanLady 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    80% of my free time is spent in my room

    snuggled up with my food, and watching Netflix :-) I live with no regrets
    annnnnaxo annnnnaxo 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    I used to be an extremely social person,

    because i loved it. And i was good at it. I was good at socializing, and i liked being surrounded by other people, especially if they were my friends. I used to talk to the person next to me on a plane, even though he or she is a complete stranger, i would just strike a...
    moninskii moninskii 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 14

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    I am the type of person

    that likes peace and quiet. Sometimes when I'm around toxic people I need to be alone for a while to recharge.
    lavendarlady lavendarlady 56-60, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    "If you're going through hell,

    keep going." -Winston Churchill
    Fretless23 Fretless23 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 31, 2014

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    I love going to Dallas by myself.

    Staying in a hotel by myself. Shopping by myself. Eating by myself. Sleeping by myself. I believe if you can't enjoy the company of yourself, you won't truly enjoy the company of others. Honestly, if you can't stand being alone with your thoughts, why would anyone else want...
    grumpykittie13 grumpykittie13 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 19

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    I'm a little bit annoyed right now.

    I've had this friend for over 5 years. He's always been slightly flakey but we would catch up now and again. I never felt like it was much of a struggle to hang with him... Anyway it's been over a month and a half since we last hung out. Suggested to hang for a bit this...
    SuumCuique SuumCuique 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    I enjoy my own company most of the time.

    I don't really feel the need to go out and socialize with people...I'm perfectly happy staying at home and reading a good book :)
    kiwiigirl21 kiwiigirl21 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 10, 2014

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    My family says I'm allergic to people.

    My classmates say I make friends really easily because I can talk to anyone. They're both wrong. I'm not antisocial and it takes a lot for me to go talk to someone I don't know... or worse, talk to someone I know a lot about. But my real thing is to be alone. I like being alone...
    ashfaaqb ashfaaqb 18-21, M 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    I become physically and mentally drained

    when I'm around too many people. I enjoy keeping myself company and just doing my own thing.
    AugustAshes AugustAshes 18-21, M 11 Responses Mar 22

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    i'm start to believe

    that i have no fix... i mean, i do not like so much hang out with the people i know... i can't say they are my friends cuz' i just have one friend... i do not like hang out with some many people too, i feel ignored when i do that... i have everything, everything that i like but...
    HEZED HEZED 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 1

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    Dude. I am so anti social,

    to the extent that I literally fear being questioned in the Subway order line. It's not like there questions are deeply personal. You wouldn't think that one would fear hearing, "What toppings would like" but I am that one. It makes me feel like a freak to be honest but I sweat...
    bubble83 bubble83 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 26

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    I am antisocial because HUMANS have a hard time

    keeping me hooked. lies usually flow out of the mouth
    hashbrown20 hashbrown20 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 15

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    The reason I'm antisocial is

    because I don't really trust people. I mean, most of my friends have hurt me one way or the other, so I just keep to myself. No way to hurt me, if there is no one to hurt me.
    greywolf9678 greywolf9678 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 20, 2014

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    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses 6 days ago

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    The older I get, the more I don't want to be

    around people. I love my family, and their good people, I just can't stand to be around them. I love going to church, but I always sit in the back. I sing, I listen to the sermon and then I'm out of there. I don't want to socialize. I just want to be left alone, but not 100% I...
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 17, 2014

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    I'm suffering from high blood pressure

    because I stay in and worry all day about my problems. I have friends but I haven't told them because they all seem so happy and I don't want to ruin that.
    keepingitrealgirl keepingitrealgirl 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 24

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    I feel lonely but avoid social events.

    I always complain that I'm lonely but when I get invited to events I either say no or go and leave early. I much prefer staying at home with my boyfriend. Anyone else like this?
    Alouisexo Alouisexo 18-21, F 12 Responses Feb 23

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    Turtleisland97 Turtleisland97 18-21, M 12 Responses Oct 15, 2014

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    I had a person asking me

    why I'm not talking with one particular person from my circle. I have found myself asking the same question quite often recently. I always seem to feel some short of wall surrounding me when it comes to talking with people who I like or admire. I believe that happens to many...
    Gelezinis Gelezinis 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 28

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