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    Basically I'm in the early twenties and I'm struggling to make meaningful relationships amongst my own age group because I'm not really interested in the usual things I'm expected to do like going on nights out, drinking myself to oblivion and having casual sex. My interests include geology and I'm strictly religious so I couldn't do any of the above things anyway. I would join a geology society but I'm too poor to be able to afford a car to be able to drive to the locations and the town I live in does not have my particular denomination of Christianity. I'm not really into sports and I'm too scared to go to a class on my own.

    To make things worse I am on the autistic spectrum disorder which further hinders my ability to read social situations when they do develop. I either take all teasing as an attack on my person or I get bored with small talk and lose interest and want to go home halfway through.

    Does anybody have any advice?
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