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My Autistic Temperament

I always knew that I was significantly different from other people. But I could never understand why I was unable to connect emotionally to others. From my teen years I struggled to feel like I belong to any group that I am associated with.

I have always had a lot of social anxiety and find dealing with groups of people uncomfortable. I struggle to fit in even with people that I feel close to. Large groups of people make me very uncomfortable, in ways that most people can never understand.

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