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I Am Sometimes Antisocial

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    why can't hairstylists ever stop talking?

    btch just do what I paid you to do and let me enjoy this.
    sunchaserx sunchaserx 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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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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    I can read people's fortune.

    I don't use cards, tea leaves, or read your palm. I use a completely innovative techniques specifically for online application.
    575woodu 575woodu 70+, M a week ago

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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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    Girl:"how was the movie?

    " Me:"yes"*runs away* I am not a social person
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Apr 25

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    My parents have guests coming over

    and I don't feel like socializing.Nope not today. I'll be locked in my room watching movies and eating junk food. If only I could figure out a way to get to the bathroom without being seen
    Violetlolla2 Violetlolla2 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 23

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    People just don't seem to understand

    that there are days I just want to be left alone. Lately they've been happening more often, but it's those days that people try to talk to me, and then thy get mad when I don't want to talk to them. I'm getting tired of it...
    Vysyn Vysyn 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Can you guys relate to this

    or let me know if I'm just an a-hole co-worker? I work in an office with an average of 7 people at a time. when it's time for lunch I like to go get my own food, alone. when I do that, people give me the cold shoulder the rest of the day because I didn't take their order. on...
    sunchaserx sunchaserx 26-30, F 7 Responses Jun 24

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    I am a fake extrovert.

    I make friends very easily. I am very warm and inviting but I find it hard to keep them because of my antisocial tendency. There are times when I get overwhelmed by all these new people that step into my life even though I approached them first most likely. (Weird) It's just...
    zrylism zrylism 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 4, 2014

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    I don't think I'm actually anti social.

    Peeps just take my distance as being uninterested. I love talking to people.. I enjoy new friends. But don't expect me to call you a friend quickly. For me, it comes in stages. Like any relationship. I'm weird, quirky.. Whatever you wanna call it. My aloofness is a way to...
    SuumCuique SuumCuique 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 23

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    Ya, this. I really don't care

    for Mondays, being woken up early or for people in general today. Maybe if I get out with the camera and explore my mood will change, but for now, this is how I choose to roll
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 11 Responses 8 hrs 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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    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 4 Responses Aug 14, 2014

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    I literally hate people.

    Like so much is avoided when your not with people. I rather sit in my room and listen to music all day. There is times (like 90% of my day) where I feel like Putting my phone on do not disturb and do the things I admire doing. Alone. It's Just that I hate people so much that I...
    MackenzieJacobs MackenzieJacobs 18-21, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm antisocial a lot of the time

    since I live so far away from public places so it's hard to meet people.
    sbell88 sbell88 26-30, F 1 day ago

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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 70+ 2 Responses Feb 28

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    I've been antisocial pretty much my whole life,

    and i love it, and just realized that my dog is antisocial lol She does her job as a dog, she's very over protective of me, great guard dog, loves me unconditionally. But i notice when my roomates dogs come around, she will get up and leave. They try to play a with her, she gets...
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    constancemariefat constancemariefat 22-25, F 7 Responses May 21

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    when im alone, on some adventure i manage to

    get myself in i feel totally free. i connect with myself, the earth, the wind, it verry beautiful and it just seems as tho most of the people around me emits energy that id rather distance myself from. id rather speak with the earth
    winterr winterr 18-21, M 18 hrs ago

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    happymess21 happymess21 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 22

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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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    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 9 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    I don't like having friends ,

    is just I always like to be by myself or with my gf , but I ding really like them cuz they start bothering and asking for stuff and they always wanna know about ur life and how u always r
    thenew177 thenew177 18-21, M Jun 23

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    more like all the times antisocial i can't

    recall the last time someone texted me besides my parents or my girlfriend i tried to make plans with a girl who i wanted to be friends with and i just lead them on and forget. i'm sadly awkward online and offline i honestly ******* hate myself.
    sneakxy sneakxy 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    I hate morning people

    and I hate mornings And i hate people
    frost103 frost103 22-25, M 9 Responses Dec 13, 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...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Mar 19

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    Yeah, a little more than sometimes.

    I can't people! But seriously, my friends are so natural at it, and I get upset because I can't relate or contribute in any way with conversation. I feel like there's no reason for me to be around people if I can't interact with them like a normal human being.
    CoconutVW CoconutVW 16-17, M Jun 26

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    Suburbia - it can be

    so oppressive. Last night, I finally got to where I could now the lawn. Then realized 9 pm. My neighbors might not appreciate that. Today, mowing the lawn to drown out all the happy sounds from people celebrating Father's Day.
    Gwall1234 Gwall1234 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    This is me thru and thru,

    Okay So I've been with my husband fourteen years he is very social ,loves to be around people, I don't. The weird part to this is it's more with his family, I feel more comfortable around people I don't know, but sometimes I don't like that either. The way that I am is like this...
    kyouya88 kyouya88 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 26

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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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    Hello, my name is Laurentiu

    and I'll be 18 next mounth on the 16 of july. My father abandoned me and my mom since my birth, so I grew up without the leading of a father. Since I was very little I observed that people used to avoid me in a way or another. I used to play alone and watch to them how they...
    b16laurentiu b16laurentiu 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 27

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    Honestly, the reason

    why i am so antisocial is because people are no longer interesting. There are no more meaningful conversations. Instead, everyone talks about whats new on Twitter, on Instagram, or this viral video about something insanely immature on Facebook. Is that all there is to talk about...
    Artandabstarct Artandabstarct 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 27

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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.
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Mar 22

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    Ok, I have an idea. Let's make a (neverending)

    thread full of positive words. Mention one at a time. I hope this thread may inspire those who see it I start: growth.
    KaylaCherie KaylaCherie 13-15, F 32 Responses 1 day ago

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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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    I only go outside when I have to throw out

    garbage or do laundry 😐
    eimpty eimpty 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 24

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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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    SpecialButReal SpecialButReal 18-21, F 20 Responses Feb 22

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    I enjoy talking to people

    that understands my sense of humor. I'm weird, awkward, and silly. Sometimes I crack myself up
    constancemariefat constancemariefat 22-25, F 6 Responses May 21

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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 22-25, F 6 Responses Dec 24, 2014

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    we all have our moments.

    and that's ok
    vf702 vf702 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 10

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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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    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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    I I get nervous sometimes

    when I have to go social situations where I am new I have a disability so it makes me stand out when all I want to do is blend in. I do my best but when I'm nervous I tend to ramble. I hope everything goes well tomorrow I was supposed to go to a party and there's going to be...
    me0883 me0883 22-25, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    AmbitiousQueen AmbitiousQueen 16-17, F 4 Responses Jun 25

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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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