It’s not just a matter of sleeping better in my own bed. It’s because I’m an introvert. Even when I…
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General introvert life.
I expend a lot of energy just going through the work day interacting with others, so I simply do not have the energy to defend myself in a pleasantly assertive way against a pushy person with no boundaries. I know I would NEVER ask someone for an unreaonsable favor, and I (unreasonably) expect others to live by the same rules I do! When they don’t, I am angry and I really want to avoid them.
There are many events that I can hear about a few months in advance and think, oh yes that’s something I should attend. But there’s one thing that keeps me away from those things just about 100% of the time: the unstructured “social hour” before the event.