But some people experience symptoms earlier — right about when they are starting to date.“When I first got sick, I felt like I think every person does who gets manic or severely depressed — utterly alone,” says Jamison, whose new biography about the poet Robert Lowell, who also had the illness, is out now from Knopf.“There's no question that there are things that can be made easier by companionship.”Trying to find a companion, though, is hard enough without adding mental illness into the picture."I always just own the fact that I’m an introvert and say it in my [dating] profile," said Chase.Introverts enjoy listening, but can come off as quiet or shy as a result.Like any good recipe, there are certain ingredients that work best together. You get to reflect on your life, which will give you a strong sense of your goals and what you want from a relationship.Get an Outside Look – Members often tell us that they get friends and family members to help write their profile.
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