I Am Too Thin Skinned

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    Sick & Tired

    I'm a recovering alcoholic (20 years sober) and have always been too thin skinned. I suppose it's a lot of reason why I became an alcoholic. I can remember those horrible feelings of inferiority, loneliness and fear in those early years of my adulthood. Sometimes people will say...
    Ejectionseatfixer Ejectionseatfixer
    46-50, M
    Dec 20, 2010

    Reading Between the Lines

    I find I always look for meaning where there may not be any. In an email, an instant message. I am always afraid that there is hidden meaning in the comment or post. That leads to me questioning and problems. I get hurt to easily. I take critisism poorly. Generally when someone...
    xdlove xdlove
    41-45, M
    6 Responses Aug 25, 2008
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