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    (Original post by Ethereal World)
    You're my first love.
    Awwwwhhh :blush: you're too much <333 looking extra beautiful in that avatar today
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    I don't make friends online I talk to some people in online gaming that's about it
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    I think it's great. It can really boost your confidence and social skills However, I've never formed close enough friendships to then go and meet that person IRL. I feel like with friends online you're more inclined to find similar interests and I've loved talking to people about my hobbies online whereas some of my irl friends don't share those common things with me but I don't love them any less.
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    (Original post by yeikiu)
    Exactly why? Someone did right?
    Hahaha, what's your name on there then ?
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    I never have (except on runescape and xbox live as a kid) but always stayed anonymous and only interacted through the game. I personally don't see the point unless you really have no one to talk to irl but if you want to do it, be super careful when giving out info and meet in a public place. The internet is great but there are also a lot of weirdos out there
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    (Original post by z33)
    awhhhhhhhh no stahpppp :hugs: my heart </3
    It's true :yep:

    (Original post by Ethereal World)
    You're my first love.
    Back off, she's mine :shoo:
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    Majority of friends Ive had are online friends, secondary school really was my worst period and so I played a lot of online games where I met a lot of people. I've made a lot of friends and I learned the majority of my social skills from this. Downside there are some proper weird ****ers out there, there was this weird cretin who sexually harassed loads of people on a games forum, took about 50 account bans for him to be IP banned, there was some other weir stuff around him which I won't discuss.
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    im good friends with people iv met online but never met and weve been friends for years!
    my longest internet friend is nearly 10 years and we have met once
 
 
 
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