It is almost as though, I identify too deeply with what they are experiencing or feeling.
Luckily, the majority of my friends are extremely upbeat, "glass half full" people.
He is a good guy, and while I am not willing to take on a romantic relationship with him, I would love to work on just being friends.
I came to the conclusion that I definitely do not want to pursue dating a bipolar man. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, "Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. They are different from the normal ups and downs that everyone goes through from time to time.
Bipolar disorder symptoms can result in damaged relationships, poor job or school performance, and even suicide."Causes Web MD states, "Though the exact cause of bipolar disorder has yet to be found, scientists confirm that bipolar disorder has a genetic component, meaning the disorder appears to run in families.
When he invited me to go out to dinner with him I happily agreed.
We decided to try a chic little Asian restaurant downtown that happens to be new.