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post #12 of (permalink) Old 02-08-2019, 09:49 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by AllGlad View Post
I kinda had the same feeling, after getting my first real job, it feels kinda nice that your moving in the right direction in life and you get respect from others.
You said your a software engineer, that's what I studied as well.


It seems to me that when people ask me what I do for a living, people typically are impressed for some reason. I wonder if you get the same attitude from other people?
Yeah, even doctors seemed impressed when I told them I was a software engineer. That didn't really affect my self-esteem, though, because of all the interpersonal problems I was having at work. I felt like a failure.

Nobody loves me but my dog, and I think he might be jivin', too.
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