It’s not easy being an introvert living in an extroverted world. Our schools praise the students who think quickly, work well collaboratively, and raise their hands often. Our workplaces promote the employees who not only get the job done but also make friends while they do it. And, when it comes to the social scene, the loudest person with the most friends always seems to win.
That’s why the hashtag #introvertproblems exists on Twitter. It’s a therapeutic collection of the struggles introverts face on a regular basis. Here are our 21 favorite tweets, which are sure to make introverts say, “Yep, exactly.” Can you relate?
Human: How long till you’re ready to go?
Me: 5mins to get dressed
Me: and 4 to 5 years to psych myself up for small talk.#introvertproblems
— Cait (@PaperFury) August 12, 2017
When you change your course at the store to avoid someone you know.#introvertproblems
— Stephne Bowen (@StephneBowen) August 8, 2017
— Antonia Tee ? (@antonia_teee) August 11, 2017
— Khalilah Yasmin ⚡ (@KhalilahYasmin) August 10, 2017
— Introvert Problems (@introvertprobzz) August 20, 2017
— J.R. Henry (@_JR_Henry) August 8, 2017
A fiverr account where you pay someone to call back that number you don’t recognize #introvertproblems
— Jacque (@JacqueHilbrich) August 8, 2017
— ohheyitsren (@RENgence) August 7, 2017
I have to do “group work” with 15 other people tomorrow. I have been dreading this since week 1. #introvertproblems
— Katie Eagan Schenck (@faery_whisper) August 5, 2017
How antisocial am I? I just sat in my car for 45 minutes to eat lunch & check Twitter. #introvertproblems
— Elizabeth K. Lalli (@lizzie_k_lalli) August 8, 2017
ME TODAY: Ok sure let’s plan to go out tomorrow!
ME TOMORROW: it’s cancelled, cancel it, i wasn’t myself when i said yes#introvertproblems
— Cait (@PaperFury) August 19, 2017
I’m so happy to have my best friend visiting, but I really miss dicking around on the internet and playing video games. #introvertproblems
— Stellalune (@stellalune) August 5, 2017
— ΔSMΔ ICΔRUS?️? (@asma_icarus) August 4, 2017
Whenever I am given the option to go big or go home, I’d rather go home. #IntrovertProblems
— ?Nutella Queen? (@HeyItsChris412) August 21, 2017
I spent the day with people so now I can’t sleep. #introvertproblems
— Dampscribbler ?✒ (@dampscribbler) August 11, 2017
— INFJ (@INFJ_memes) August 3, 2017
I would like to talk to someone but don’t want to put in the effort to actually hold a conversation. Always introvert problems.
— j ? (@ennglay) August 11, 2017
My method of flirting is to dress extra cute and then stand in your general vicinity until you’re forced to talk to me. #introvertproblems
— Kari Johnson (@wordsmith_kari) August 3, 2017
Went for lunch with 20 people today and then promptly slept for 1.5 hours. #introvertproblems
— Brianna Vaxvick (@BriannaVax) August 11, 2017
— Taylor Jane (@plaintaylorjane) August 9, 2017
— Renita☀ (@renitasun) August 11, 2017
Tweet your #introvertproblems and tag @introvertdear, and we’ll retweet our favorites.
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