posted on Mar, 31 2008 @ 07:02 PM
I don't know if I'm embarassed or proud, but it's true, I have never "chatted" - anywhere. I have friends and family in real life that take up
plenty of my time and attention. However, none of them, except my husband, seem to share the same ideology as me, so there is a sense of
un-fulfillment or alienation- I swear sometimes I am living in a suburban nightmare or twilight zone.
So, it has me wondering about "chat". Even the word makes me feel a little dirty, so I am asking "What's the draw"? What's it all about? What
are the benefits? What are the drawbacks?. Any horror stories? Any authentic and enduring friendships made? I really would like some testimony.
I read this thread here but I think I am more doubtful than ever: