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I Don't Get Out Very Often

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    More than a full year- As of this past Thursday January 16, 2014. It has officially been longer than one full calendar year since I have gotten out of the house to see a friend or...
    addictedtoweightlifting addictedtoweightlifting 18-21, M 5 Responses Jan 18

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    I Just Hate to Go Anywhere Anymore. - I would rather stay home with you guys, than go anywhere else. How sad is that?
    BlueGeorgia BlueGeorgia 41-45, M 22 Responses Oct 10, 2007

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    People - I don't get out very often out of choice. Not necessarily because I don't want to be out, but because I prefer to have a reason to be out. And honestly, I rarely have...
    Knabble Knabble 18-21, F Sep 24, 2011

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    Makes No Sense - I go out for work, and come back home as soon as I can. I just go out when I have to, to pick up he girls at school, for work,etc... this is worrying me because I...
    magicpie magicpie 31-35, F Mar 28, 2011

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    I Don't Go Out - I use to leave my house a lot with my cousin he had duchenne muscular distrophy every day I would go with him since he was like 6. Sometimes I would leave work...
    MrRaza MrRaza 22-25, M Mar 2, 2012

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    Hermit - I don't know why, but I've always been a homebody. I hate being in a crowded room with a bunch of people i don't know. But then sometimes I feel guilty for not wanting to...
    MzJo MzJo 26-30, F 12 Responses Jun 30, 2010

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    I'd Love Too - Go places but my parents are annoying. Always worried that I'll die & they treat me like I'm in middle school even though I'm in college. They act like I can't take...
    joycub joycub 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 24, 2012

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    My Safe-haven - I like getting out sometimes, but I always enjoy a relaxing day at home rather then a night out on the town. If by getting out often, you mean spending time outside...
    SavedByGrace14 SavedByGrace14 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 29, 2007

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    I Don't Go Out Very Often - I don't go out very often but I do try to go for a walk for 4 blocks each day.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 1 Response Feb 8, 2012

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    I Just Dont - people look at me as if i lost mind i just dont like to go out you are surely not happy dreaming my life away i'm just sitting here doing time i just have too
    morningstarr morningstarr 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 20, 2008

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    Just Not That In to It! - The older I get, the less I feel like going out.  By going out, I mean going out to bars and clubs to meet people.  I really feel like I have...
    reachin4goals reachin4goals 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 14, 2007

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    I Only Go Out When I Have To Work Or I Need To Buy Something - there are the rare occasions where i go to a movie or a concert. but other than that i keep to myself in my nerd cave...
    EdgeCrusher EdgeCrusher 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 4, 2011

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    You Want Me to Go Where? - Don't get me wrong, I go to work every day like a good girl. But I'm just not motivated to do much else. I realize how annoying people are the second I...
    suzer suzer 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 26, 2007

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    Me either. I don't really go out that often because sometimes either I don't have any money or I just don't know what to do. With me I just go to school, attend all of my classes...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Physically Unable To - I am being diagnosed with MS, and I have to use either a walker or crutches to get around. Just getting home after work wipes me out. I am a member on...
    Amnibo Amnibo 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 11, 2012

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    Stress Free - I strive to make my life as stress free as possible and if that means I spend less time outside my home then so be it. I leave for work because I have to. I work late...
    coffeee coffeee 31-35 1 Response Oct 7, 2011

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    Because I still live with my parents XP and they're overly strict and overprotective
    secretlyfelix secretlyfelix 18-21, F Jan 2

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    My parents are REALLY controlling. The last time I was out of the house without them (excluding mandatory band functions) was in early May of 2013. The time before that was in the...
    yourguardianangel9613 yourguardianangel9613 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    Hermit - I haven't left my house socially in over a year due to my anxiety and panic attacks. I think my anxiety stems from the extremem shame I feel at having completely failed to...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2011

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    I Don't Like Crowds - I feel most comfortable at home..I have my garden my cat, TV, bed and computer.   I am disabled so my IHSS worker takes me to group doctors and...
    csan csan 61-65, F 1 Response Apr 9, 2008

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    It's T And Toast For Me. - Just starting this blog because I don't get out enough. I finished work a year ago  lots of personal probs, and my great family support offered me T and...
    axmouth10 axmouth10 56-60 May 15, 2011

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    But I Would Like To - I used to be a very social, outgoing, fun person in high school.  After graduation everyone drifted apart and far away from me, so I don't have any friends...
    Pooh1608 Pooh1608 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 12, 2011

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    The Black Storm - In a dream I was sitting in my room when the house began shaking, and you know how shaking feels in a dream, its like its emphasized and it shakes even worse...
    RNXIII RNXIII 16-17 1 Response Oct 11, 2012

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    I'm Surprised My Computer Isn't Broken.... - I sit behind my computer so much, I'm surprised its not completely given up on me. Kind of like I've given up on myself. I moved out...
    FortuneCookies FortuneCookies 26-30, F 4 Responses May 14, 2011

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    I Let It Happen... - I keep asking myself how, but the truth is that I let it happen. No one else forced me to do anything. As a teen I was so social. I did alot I shouldn't have...
    JeanieLynn JeanieLynn 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 21, 2011

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    My Choice - I have social anxiety so going out somewhere can become very stressful for me especially when there's lots of people around and I have to talk to them. So places like...
    UnseenBlossom UnseenBlossom 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3, 2009

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    Boring Life - When I was younger, I wasn't really allowed to hang out with my friends the way most teens were. That has made a huge impact on how I don't go out to do much now. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Nov 28, 2011

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    Father Always Say - Staying at home, reading books, watching TV the whole day. Saturdays and Sundays would come and with no plans to go out. "That would never do you any good" my...
    zephyr2005 zephyr2005 41-45, F Oct 12, 2011

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    I have overly strict parents who raised 2 other kids who act exactly like them. Leaving me the baby of the family. I'm stuck with 4 people who consider me a child even though I'm...
    HMFtheAlmighty HMFtheAlmighty 16-17, M Jan 8

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    That's An Understatement.&... - That's an understatement.  Sometimes I stay inside for 6 months at a time.
    Mandragora Mandragora 46-50, F Oct 21, 2007

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    It Had To Happen Like This - You see its funny how unless youre a blonde and have half nude pics on your profile, no one even bothers with you whatsoever, whatever happened to the...
    SilentMoonX SilentMoonX 70+, M 1 Response May 31, 2013

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    Why I Dont Like Parties - I went out last night first time to a party i'm not much of a going out person but i went to this popular girls party and i went shopping that day to get...
    cailowe cailowe 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 24, 2013

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    Granted Its My Own Fault - with my medical issues going out in public is not only difficult but uncomfortable embarrassing and very hard for me mentally and emotional. i...
    kattarrin kattarrin 22-25, F Mar 19, 2012

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    Trapped - I haven't been out of my home besides stepping out into the backyard or to pick my husband for about a month right now. I live in an area where you're screwed if you can...
    warclaw warclaw 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 25, 2011

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    I Guess I Never Got Used To It - I guess I never got used to going out. In school I never really went anywhere, and I never went anywhere with the few people I could consider...
    xXStitchedxPoetXx xXStitchedxPoetXx 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 10, 2012

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    Hardly Ever.. - If Im not at work Im in school. If Im not doing either of those Im running people around. If Im not doing that then Im sleeping. I have no time to do too much of...
    hardc0recandy hardc0recandy 22-25, F Jul 14, 2012

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    - - i never go out i hate it! I'm the say at home boyfriend with 2 babies, they are so arable and cute and make me happier each day! my girlfrind works and parties most nights...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 16, 2013

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    Not That Bad Yet - I'm a stay at home mom to a little 2 year old girl. I have driving anxiety, and I haven't driven anywhere other than a mile to my mother's house since April 2007...
    TayterTot TayterTot 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2007

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    Am Trying... - I suffer from social anxiety disorder (or SAD), so I don't get out much. I work at home now. I use to work in the office, but now I do my work from another computer...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jul 26, 2008

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    During the winter months I only leave my house once every two weeks for about 20 mins then retire to my home once again
    photohub photohub 31-35, M Feb 16

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    I Am Alone - I don't have anyone to go out with. After all, I got used to be alone, and I don't know whether I want to change it now.
    bublina bublina 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 15, 2008

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    I Can't Be Bothered - I've had a few people tell me I waste my life staying at home - they say I am still young I should "enjoy" it. But I enjoy just staying here. I love relaxing...
    miszingyou miszingyou 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 3, 2011

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    I'm a Stay At Home Mom... - I don't have the 'net at home, and the highlights of my week are either going to the library to check my email and EP, or going shopping, so I can go to...
    Elwing Elwing 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 24, 2008

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    It's An Unfortunate Side Effect of Being Homeschooled - Having been homeschooled most of my life, I've become a notorious homebody. I actually like going out of the house, and...
    FeatherInTheWind FeatherInTheWind 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 5, 2008

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    define get out? ... - define get out? if it means going to the park or walmart...all the time. get out with out the kids...NEVER!!
    irishwannabeky irishwannabeky 26-30, F Oct 11, 2007

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    My Whole World In 4 Walls - I've been trying to get out more- but i often get flooded with feelings of hopelessness.  Maybe people aren't at all the friend material i had...
    Shierke Shierke 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 29, 2007

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