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How Others See Me

Ask someone who is close to you - spouse, sibling, roommate or friend - to circle 10 to 15 traits that they honestly believe describe you (most of the time). Their impressions will surprise you and possibly point you in some new direction.

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acceptingfrankmateralisticradicalsly
adaptablefriendlymaternalrationalsociable
aggressivegentlematurereactionaryspontaneous
ambitiousgivingmodestrealisticstable
annoyinggreedymysticalreasonablestrained
anxiousgruffnaivereassuringstrong
belligerentgulliblenegativereflectivestubborn
bitterhardneuroticrelaxedsympathetic
boldhelpfulnoisyreliabletactful
calmhonorableobservantreligioustenacious
carelesshostileobsessiveremotetender
caringidealisticorganizedresentfultense
certainimaginativeoriginalreservedthoughtful
cheerfulimmatureoverconfidentresolutetough
cleverinconsiderateoveremotionalrespectfultrusting
coldindependentpassiveresponsiveunaware
confidentinnovativepaternalrigiduncertain
conforminginsensitivepatientsarcasticunconcerned
controlledinsincereperceptivesatisfieduncontrolled
courageousintelligentperfectionistscientificunderstanding
criticalintrovertedpersuasivesearchingunpredictable
cynicalintuitivepettyself-acceptingunreasonable
demandingirresponsibleplayfulself-assertiveunstructured
dependableirritablepleasantself-awareuseful
dependentjealouspompousself-consciousvain
determinedjovialpowerfulself-indulgentvisionary
dignifiedjuvenilepreciseselfishvulnerable
doggedkindpretentiousself-righteouswarm
domineeringknowledgeableprincipledsensiblewise
dutifullazyprogressivesensitivewithdrawn
efficientliberalprotectiveseriouswitty
elusivelivelyproudshyworried
extrovertedlogicalquarrelsomesillyyouthful
fairlovingquestioningsimple
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