One thing that I'm grateful for is that because of #difficult #childhood experiences I've had it's become easy for me to read people. It's even easier for me to assess if it makes sense for to be around someone or not. There are certain people that I have to deal with but I've always been very #stubborn about #defending my #boundaries and I refuse to take on anymore #emotional #stress than necessary.
Because of this and luck I've made some really beautiful and important #friendships. Don't even get me started on my #sisters who are everything to me. No one is an island and regardless of whether you're an #introvert or an #extrovert we all need #communities for our #survival and our #self-growth.
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