I May Have a Social Phobia

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    My Social Phobia

    I'm scared when a place is too crowded. I'm pretty good at keeping conversation with two other people in the room. Three gets me a bit nervous and four on is way too much.... I am dead quiet when I meet new people. Especially in a group. I'd rather be alone or just with one...
    whenn whenn
    1 Response Sep 26, 2008

    Social Phobia Is a Handicap

    For as long as I can remember, I've had a phobia of being in any social situation. Job interviews petrify me to the point where I might even avoid going in just to avoid the humiliation that will come with it. Meeting new people is nearly impossible. Going out with friends...
    collapsethelight collapsethelight
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 9, 2009

    A friend stopped by my house unannounced,

    and I was so frightened by the knocking at the door that I hid in the bathroom until he left. He refuses to talk to me now.
    Delamere Delamere
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 17, 2014
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