I Enjoy Being Alone

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    It's my life. I used to not be able to function

    without a huge social life or party. I'm now sober and I rather be in. Not out of being sad or angry... or anything of that sort. I just like being with me. I like meditating. I like reading books. I like working out. I like writing. I like to dance when no one is watching...
    silencedfears silencedfears
    Jan 20, 2015

    I Do.

    I've just come to realize whenever I'm around other people, there always comes a compromise when it comes to doing things. therefore I have truly come to appreciate the time I get to spend by myself. That is the time I get to do what I want to do. And see what I want to see...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Aug 15, 2010

    I Am My Own Best Company.

    I love to be alone.  I love to be able to make the choice of whether I want to spend "my" time alone or with others.  I have become very good at saying "No"  when i'd really rather not do something.  I was a people-pleaser when I was younger and have learned...
    bonilu bonilu
    56-60, F
    Aug 15, 2010

    Loneliness Isn't Dangerous.

    It's Addicting. Once you see how peaceful it is, you don't want to deal with people.
    JLR555 JLR555
    22-25, M
    Sep 5, 2015

    I prefer to be in the company of myself

    rather than having to fake social norms like feeling bad about what happens to other people. I like to be in solitude, where I can be peaceful.
    Lilyfire1 Lilyfire1
    16-17, F
    Jul 28, 2015

    In high school, I was the kind of girl

    who was always in a large group of people. You may consider me popular because I have many friends and my teachers trusted me. But not that kind of popular who always receives a lot of confessions.I was the outgoing type of girl. Whenever my friends threw parties, I was always...
    KirsCam KirsCam
    18-21, F
    Apr 4, 2016
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