The reason isn’t simply that “there aren’t enough emotionally available people ‘out there,’” nor is their burnout “neurotic.” Personally and professionally, I’ve discovered that something more is going on.
Now, usually, this would just be something I would read, laugh at and then forget.
If this isn’t understood, empaths can stay perpetually lonely; we want companionship, but, paradoxically, it doesn’t feel safe.
All your emails are read and the good TV is over for the night. You bring your laptop out of hibernation and start to scroll.
”It was like I was spending every moment of my post-work alone time warding off loneliness.
That stupid f*cking relentlessly nagging loneliness. Earlier that day, I'd asked my female co-workers in our company chat how many of them are in relationships and how many are single.
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The ICJ has joined other leading human rights NGOs in setting out a range of specific measures to increase the effectiveness of UN Special Procedures – independent experts appointed by the Human Rights Council to address particular themes or countries.