Friendship Mass Exodus
This is my life right now. Relationships falling apart everywhere. There's some saying that, when times are tough your true friends are revealed. Well.. Clearly I have none.
My closest friend since school, is constantly harassing me or saying horrible things about my situation.
Another friend is accusing me of been mean and that I owe her an apology for something that I've done nothing wrong. Again this is another 15+ friendship. She also likes trivialising all my problems. I should get over it.
My corporate group of friends are all dwindling off because I no longer work. So I'm too lowly for them. I also don't have the disposable income to keep up with their social activities.
I have a psychologist accuse me of been OCD when I'm not, & ended up having my psychiatrist assess me to make sure. Even he thought the whole thing was bizzare. She didn't take too kindly to that & I don't feel comfortable seeing her now.
My GP of years that I trusted so much and admired really, I think is trying to remove my mother from my life so she can step in..
I have no friends lol The first time in my entire life to say this, but I really don't.
It's depressing to me. Should I try to salvage any of these relationship or start over?
Has anyone else lost all their friends during difficult times?
Just stumbled upon this old thread and it is so relevant to me at the moment. I can be extroverted with casual friends and acquaintances, but when it comes to letting people get close I suddenly become the world’s biggest introvert.
There’s one expression that I find particularly annoying is ‘BFF’. Every time I hear it I cringe. The thought that someone would be interested enough in me to want to be my ‘best friend’ is quite hilarious. Seems impossible. I’ve had a couple of close friends over the years and it certainly hasn’t been ‘forever’...
Anyway, I figure this thread is done and dusted but I appreciated reading it 😊