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anyone have more computer friends than real life friends

seems all my friends are either pen pals, facebook friends or other kind of electronic friendship...only one real life girlfriend to hang with...makes me sad. anyone find themselves in that situation?
I do have a great husband and family so that's cool

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ilovedogs1967

Asked by ilovedogs1967 at 6:46 PM on Jan. 24, 2011 in Relationships

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  • yeah i have more friends on computer then in real life
    Ricanmami1

    Answer by Ricanmami1 at 6:48 PM on Jan. 24, 2011

  • Yep, more computer friends than IRL. Seems Facebook is my only link to my family right now and since I'm on the other side of the world, when I'm awake, they are usually asleep, so it's hit or miss. Friends where I live...I don't know if I could call them friends. We don't really talk, everyone has their own lives so I have to make due on my own. But if I need to chat with them too...there's Facebook lol.
    Imortlmommy

    Answer by Imortlmommy at 6:51 PM on Jan. 24, 2011

  • Same here. For some reason i always had a hard time with real life friends but then again im super shy.
    Shortma197

    Answer by Shortma197 at 6:51 PM on Jan. 24, 2011

  • Yep! Although, I'm home most of the time which is probably why that is for me.
    BUTTERCUP777

    Answer by BUTTERCUP777 at 6:52 PM on Jan. 24, 2011

  • thanks, its good to know that other people are in the same boat. I am also shy, but yet I long for close friendships, I see other people go to lunches and movies with their moms, sisters, best friends or whatever and I am super jealous...but, my shyness keeps me from making close friends
    ilovedogs1967

    Comment by ilovedogs1967 (original poster) at 6:55 PM on Jan. 24, 2011

  • i lovedogs1967: i am on the asme page with you!!! i don't even know where my social life went? lol
    deyrita09

    Answer by deyrita09 at 7:05 PM on Jan. 24, 2011

  • I have more real life friends but they are so far away and with lives of their own. I have many online friends who are more easily available when I need them
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 7:08 PM on Jan. 24, 2011

  • Only if they consider me a friend. if not then they can travel on. lol
    diamondsarecool

    Answer by diamondsarecool at 1:21 PM on Jan. 25, 2011

  • I have about 5 real true friends and they all live in different states, I have mmade several friends on CM and found alot of support as well. I dont think its the numbers that count I would take only one true friend than 7 frends that may stab me in the back if I didnt watch them well.
    21lisa72

    Answer by 21lisa72 at 8:46 PM on Jan. 25, 2011

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