If you’re an introvert, you value your alone time. You tend to think before you speak. You’d much rather socialize one-on-one than in a group. A phone call is probably your worst nightmare. But most of all, you are silently strong.
It can be tough to prefer being alone in a world that values sociability. But take heart, quiet types: Twitter has your back. Each month, we round up spot-on tweets that capture what it’s like to be an introvert. Scroll down for our latest batch.
Went to a haunted house designed for introverts. People pop out unexpectedly and try to make small talk with you. At the end you you walk into a room where people are networking and everyone tries to get your information at the same time. Scariest experience of my life.— Introvert Life (@IntrovertLiving) October 6, 2019
I’m much more of an introvert, so I really want to go to heaven, as hell seems like it would have far too many inhabitants.— Carol Roth (@caroljsroth) October 5, 2019
As a kid, a weekend with no plans is like torture. As an adult, a weekend with no plans feels like winning the lottery.— Shower Thoughts (@TheWeirdWorld) October 3, 2019
weekend plans: not interacting with humans— Akshar (@AksharPathak) October 12, 2019
I’m the type that if we make plans and you don’t bring them back up - I’m assuming the plans are canceled 😂— Lexx. (@forever_lex) November 1, 2019
Whenever I get an Uber driver “Known for great conversation”, my inner introvert dies a little...— Kari Wahlgren (@KariWahlgren) March 3, 2019
The older you get, the more you look forward to bedtime.— Shower Thoughts (@TheWeirdWorld) November 1, 2019
home alone all weekend, that means it's no bra and no pants time— maria is going to finish her phd (@mariahmocarey) October 26, 2019
Introverts be like “sorry we can’t hang out :( I hung out with someone last month”— sarah (@readwsarah) November 2, 2019