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Take This Quiz To See How Sensitive You Are

Feeling emotions harder than everyone else can be rough.

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  1. 1. How do you usually respond to criticism?

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    I feel the need to respond and defend myself.
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    I nod and take notes on how to improve.
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    I get emotional, but I try my hardest to keep it in.
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    I get emotional and can't help but start to tear up or break down.
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    Criticism doesn't faze me.
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1. How do you usually respond to criticism?
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    I feel the need to respond and defend myself.
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    I nod and take notes on how to improve.
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    I get emotional, but I try my hardest to keep it in.
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    I get emotional and can't help but start to tear up or break down.
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    Criticism doesn't faze me.
  1. 2. Do you avoid things like movies, commercials, songs, or books because you don't want to get emotional?

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    Yes, I avoid things that will make me emotional every day.
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    Yes, a few times per week.
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    Yes, a few times per month.
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    Sometimes, but only if it's about animals.
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    Nope, never done that.
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2. Do you avoid things like movies, commercials, songs, or books because you don't want to get emotional?
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    Yes, I avoid things that will make me emotional every day.
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    Yes, a few times per week.
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    Yes, a few times per month.
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    Sometimes, but only if it's about animals.
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    Nope, never done that.
  1. 3. How do you react when you hear loud, jarring noises?

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    I get startled and feel anxious even after the noises end.
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    I get startled at first, but forget about them quickly.
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    They give me a serious headache.
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    They don't really affect me.
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3. How do you react when you hear loud, jarring noises?
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    I get startled and feel anxious even after the noises end.
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    I get startled at first, but forget about them quickly.
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    They give me a serious headache.
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    They don't really affect me.
  1. 4. How do you feel when you make a mistake?

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    Like it's the end of the world and I can't hide it.
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    Pretty damn upset, but only for a little.
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    It bothers me a bit, but I don't let it show.
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    It doesn't bother me too much, because I'm already thinking of how to fix it.
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    Mistakes happen — they don't faze me.
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4. How do you feel when you make a mistake?
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    Like it's the end of the world and I can't hide it.
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    Pretty damn upset, but only for a little.
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    It bothers me a bit, but I don't let it show.
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    It doesn't bother me too much, because I'm already thinking of how to fix it.
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    Mistakes happen — they don't faze me.
  1. 5. How do you react to fluorescent or bright lights?

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    I get migraines that can sometimes last for a while.
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    I have to move somewhere else, put on sunglasses, or draw the blinds so I can focus.
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    It's annoying, but I just get used to it.
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    Light doesn't really bother me.
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5. How do you react to fluorescent or bright lights?
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    I get migraines that can sometimes last for a while.
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    I have to move somewhere else, put on sunglasses, or draw the blinds so I can focus.
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    It's annoying, but I just get used to it.
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    Light doesn't really bother me.
  1. 6. How often do you cry?

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    At least once a day.
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    Once a week.
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    A few times per week.
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    A few times per month.
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    A few times per year.
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    I can't remember the last time I cried.
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6. How often do you cry?
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    At least once a day.
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    Once a week.
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    A few times per week.
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    A few times per month.
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    A few times per year.
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    I can't remember the last time I cried.
  1. 7. How often do you feel like crying, but end up holding it in?

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    I don't ever manage to hold it in. I just cry.
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    At least once a day.
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    A few times per week.
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    A few times per month.
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    A few times per year.
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    I don't ever want to cry.
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7. How often do you feel like crying, but end up holding it in?
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    I don't ever manage to hold it in. I just cry.
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    At least once a day.
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    A few times per week.
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    A few times per month.
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    A few times per year.
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    I don't ever want to cry.
  1. 8. Do you ever break down in public?

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    Yep, probably a few times per week.
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    At least once per week.
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    At least a few times per month.
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    At least a couple of times per year.
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    I've gotten upset, but I just wait until I get home to let it out.
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    Nope, my emotions never overwhelm me like that.
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8. Do you ever break down in public?
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    Yep, probably a few times per week.
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    At least once per week.
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    At least a few times per month.
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    At least a couple of times per year.
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    I've gotten upset, but I just wait until I get home to let it out.
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    Nope, my emotions never overwhelm me like that.
  1. 9. It's your birthday and people forgot. How do you react?

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    Break down because you're overwhelmed by how shitty it feels.
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    Pretend like it doesn't bother you, even though you're really hurt.
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    Give those people the cold shoulder until you're over it.
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    Tell yourself it's not a big deal and move on.
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    Nothing, because it really doesn't bother you.
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9. It's your birthday and people forgot. How do you react?
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    Break down because you're overwhelmed by how shitty it feels.
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    Pretend like it doesn't bother you, even though you're really hurt.
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    Give those people the cold shoulder until you're over it.
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    Tell yourself it's not a big deal and move on.
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    Nothing, because it really doesn't bother you.
  1. 10. When someone else is upset, how does it make you feel?

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    I actually feel their emotions and invest in helping them solve their problem.
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    I feel kind of bad for them and offer some help.
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    I get annoyed and tell them to get over it.
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    I'm not fazed. Everyone gets upset sometimes.
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10. When someone else is upset, how does it make you feel?
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    I actually feel their emotions and invest in helping them solve their problem.
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    I feel kind of bad for them and offer some help.
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    I get annoyed and tell them to get over it.
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    I'm not fazed. Everyone gets upset sometimes.
  1. 11. When a loved one gets good news, how do you react?

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    You're so happy for them you want to cry.
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    You feel their excitement and can't stop congratulating them.
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    You say congrats, but then move on to the next topic.
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    You're not really fazed. People get good news all the time.
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11. When a loved one gets good news, how do you react?
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    You're so happy for them you want to cry.
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    You feel their excitement and can't stop congratulating them.
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    You say congrats, but then move on to the next topic.
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    You're not really fazed. People get good news all the time.
  1. 12. How do you react when you witness an awkward situation?

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    I feel so uncomfortable, I'll do whatever I can to fix or get out of the situation.
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    I try my hardest to grit through it and wait for it to pass.
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    I live for awkward situations and love seeing people squirm.
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    I feel no type of way about uncomfortable situations.
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12. How do you react when you witness an awkward situation?
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    I feel so uncomfortable, I'll do whatever I can to fix or get out of the situation.
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    I try my hardest to grit through it and wait for it to pass.
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    I live for awkward situations and love seeing people squirm.
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    I feel no type of way about uncomfortable situations.
  1. 13. How do you feel when you see someone being treated unfairly or disrespectfully?

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    I get incredibly upset and feel like I need to do something to make it right.
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    I will get emotional and probably cry.
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    I feel bad, but it doesn't take me long before I'm thinking about something else.
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    I'm not fazed — it's part of life.
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13. How do you feel when you see someone being treated unfairly or disrespectfully?
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    I get incredibly upset and feel like I need to do something to make it right.
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    I will get emotional and probably cry.
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    I feel bad, but it doesn't take me long before I'm thinking about something else.
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    I'm not fazed — it's part of life.
  1. 14. How do you react to being tickled?

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    It actually hurts and feels like torture.
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    It's uncomfortable, but not awful.
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    It just feels funny.
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    I actually enjoy it.
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    I'm not ticklish.
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14. How do you react to being tickled?
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    It actually hurts and feels like torture.
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    It's uncomfortable, but not awful.
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    It just feels funny.
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    I actually enjoy it.
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    I'm not ticklish.
  1. 15. How do you react to someone giving you a compliment?

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    I'm on cloud nine and it's on my mind for the next week.
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    I blush hard and then change the subject because I'm embarrassed.
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    I say thank you, then move on.
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    I don't feel any type of way about it.
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15. How do you react to someone giving you a compliment?
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    I'm on cloud nine and it's on my mind for the next week.
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    I blush hard and then change the subject because I'm embarrassed.
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    I say thank you, then move on.
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    I don't feel any type of way about it.
  1. 16. How would you feel if your friends hung out without you?

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    I would be overwhelmingly upset and probably have a breakdown.
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    I would feel hurt and wonder why they felt the need to hang out without me.
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    It would suck, but I'd pretend that I'm okay with it.
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    I'd be hurt for a little, but then I'd move on.
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    It wouldn't really faze me.
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16. How would you feel if your friends hung out without you?
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    I would be overwhelmingly upset and probably have a breakdown.
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    I would feel hurt and wonder why they felt the need to hang out without me.
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    It would suck, but I'd pretend that I'm okay with it.
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    I'd be hurt for a little, but then I'd move on.
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    It wouldn't really faze me.
  1. 17. What happens when someone scares the shit out of you?

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    I freak out and it takes a long time for my heart rate to slow down.
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    I get scared, and then laugh it off.
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    I just get annoyed.
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    They're wasting their time — it doesn't bother me.
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17. What happens when someone scares the shit out of you?
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    I freak out and it takes a long time for my heart rate to slow down.
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    I get scared, and then laugh it off.
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    I just get annoyed.
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    They're wasting their time — it doesn't bother me.
  1. 18. How do you react to smelling a lot of different fragrances all at once (like in Pier 1 Imports or Bath and Body Works)?

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    It's overwhelming and I get a serious headache.
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    I don't like it, but I get used to it.
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    I love strong smells.
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    I'm indifferent to smells.
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18. How do you react to smelling a lot of different fragrances all at once (like in Pier 1 Imports or Bath and Body Works)?
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    It's overwhelming and I get a serious headache.
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    I don't like it, but I get used to it.
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    I love strong smells.
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    I'm indifferent to smells.
  1. 19. Do you have a hard time saying no to things?

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    Yes, I have FOMO and I hate disappointing people more than anything.
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    A little, but I do it when I have to.
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    Nope, I say no to things all the time.
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19. Do you have a hard time saying no to things?
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    Yes, I have FOMO and I hate disappointing people more than anything.
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    A little, but I do it when I have to.
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    Nope, I say no to things all the time.
  1. 20. After experiencing something upsetting, how long does it take for you to recover?

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