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  • I cry daily to express hurt feelings

    1 0.91%
  • I cry easily and frequently

    25 22.73%
  • I cry sometimes, neither easily nor with difficulty

    39 35.45%
  • It's somewhat hard for me to cry

    24 21.82%
  • It's VERY hard for me to cry, even when someone dies

    14 12.73%
  • I tend to cry to release anger more than sadness

    24 21.82%
  • I cry over works of beauty or sentiment

    35 31.82%
  • I cry at toliet paper commericals with puppies and children in them

    8 7.27%
  • I don't know

    9 8.18%
  • I hate polls

    4 3.64%
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Thread: INFP ONLY: Crying

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    I have not cried for a very long time, if I ever tear up around people I try hiding it to the best of my abilities. I cannot cry in front of someone, opening up generally is hard.
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    It's strange. Up until a few years ago I never used to cry. Now almost anything can set me off--inspirational, sorrowful, joyful or mundane, no doubt there will be something about it that triggers something in me that I can only express through tears. But I always make sure that no one notices. Over the past few years I've gotten really good at hiding it.

    "Be clearly aware of the stars and infinity on high.
    Then life seems almost enchanted after all."
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    big things I don't cry than i break pencil and i cry. it's a bit backwardsw
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    Very, very rarely do I break out in tears.

    In the last five/ten years, the only times I've cried that I can recall are: when my dog died, when my close friend's dog died, and when I broke up with my girlfriend of several years. I don't tend to cry when people die. Like I'm emotional as hell and whatnot, but that kind of emotion is so deep within me I have a really difficult time showing it physically. It's more of a state of shock or paralysis.

    I wish people would stop viewing INFP's as these massive balls of emotions. I question the typing of outwardly emotionally volatile people claiming to be INFPs. An INFPs sadness is deep within them. It's difficult to express strong emotions easily as they're so internalized; this is especially true for INFP men. All INFP's are different but as a whole, we're not one of the types most likely to break out into hysterics. That would be the strong Fe-users.
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    Quote Originally Posted by heart View Post
    I tend to think this is the most common response for INFPs but very curious to see what a blind poll turns up.
    Good... I agree with this. 😅

    I always wondered what it was...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Noll View Post
    I have not cried for a very long time, if I ever tear up around people I try hiding it to the best of my abilities. I cannot cry in front of someone, opening up generally is hard.
    God -- the same. I'll blink rapidly and try to use my sleeve to rub my eyes quickly. I'll stretch. I'll yawn. I'll blame it on allergies.

    I just can't let people see me upset.

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    Expression of the post modern paradox : "For the love of god, religions are so full of shit"

    Theory is always superseded by Fact...
    ... In theory.

    “I’d hate to die twice. It’s so boring.”
    Richard Feynman's last recorded words

    "Great is the human who has not lost his childlike heart."
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