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22 Things Only People With OCD Will Understand

Please just leave me alone while I obsessively wash my hands for the next half hour.

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10. Superstitions? Yes, you know all about those, because you obsessively follow them to a tee.

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And you know that if you don't follow the rules of that superstition, BAD THINGS WILL HAPPEN. (Personally, I am very superstitious about jewelry. I have been thinking about the fact that I left my lucky necklace at home all morning. Pray for me.)

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18. You become consumed with repeatedly checking things, something that you logically know is ridiculous.

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So, to soothe that anxiety, you...compulsively obsess about something that you logically know is ridiculous.

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