Most People: I don’t want anyone to know I have a mental health disease.
Me: I have anxiety, deal with it because I have to.
Most people: I am embarrassed to cry in public.
Me: This isn’t normal? People don’t randomly cry?
Most people : I don’t want to be a burden.
Me: That is what family is for.
Most people : uncomfortable when asked if suicidal.
Me: Of course I am at times.. I have had crippling anxiety since last June… It is normal. Questions?
Most people: Don’t hear voices or see people who aren’t there.
Me: Wait, people don’t have this?