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usernamealreadyinuse

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I am totally and utterly useless at relationships, romantic and non romantic. Anyone else the same? Also, what does 'emotionally unavailable' mean?
 
TheDarkPassenger

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'emotionally unavailable' kind of means that you are there physically in a relationship but your heart isn't in it. I am the same way with relationships.
 
FadeToBlack

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I really struggle with this. I lost my so called friends about 7 years ago when I got diagnosed and was stupid enough to tell them I had Schizophrenia. Big mistake.

I have been without friends for that amount of time now, and I don't seem to be able to find new ones.

It's sad, but I do have family who understand me, and family friends who I see sometimes.

I am no longer friends with people my age though.

I am going to try going to a couple of groups on meetup.com to see how that goes. Got nothing to lose.
 
jb5784

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I got dumped for having bipolar disorder. She said it was “baggage”. I know how you feel.
 
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