I Can Be Defensive

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    My Attitude.

    I've always quite a defensive attitude. I had to acquire one in order to cope with all of the things that I've dealt with in my life. I don't do it on purpose, it simply happens. When I think someone's trying to get over on me, I make sure to let them know that I know better...
    HoneyLovesHard HoneyLovesHard
    18-21, F
    Aug 8, 2012

    It's only natural in order to protect ourselves.

    I can because I was so sick of having certain friends and a mum growing up who put words in my mouth, and tried to tell me things about myself that couldn't be further from the truth. Growing up with poor self esteem and feeling isolated makes you learn to react to certain...
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    Nov 1, 2014
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