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Old 07-20-2012, 10:26 AM   #7
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
Posts: 6
InMinn HB User
Re: Weirdest thing about my depression

Originally Posted by blujonny View Post
Hi InMinn, I was wondering, how did you decide to have these feelings towards your need to have friends?
I'm not quite sure I understand your question. It's like I "decided" to have a need to have friends, I just find that I feel very disconnected and altered when I'm not connected to friends and family - for example, moving thousands of miles away and having to make new friends if daunting - it takes years, really, to make really close friends - to know people over time and share a history. I have very great and close friends, but they are mainly back on the east coast. And it seems to get more difficult as you get older - less adventurous, etc.