We knew I becamen’t alone as my mum, auntie and nan all draw their thumbs, although none of my other siblings do.
I’m currently actually stressed at this time wanting to do my dissertation so thumb sucking is a way that is great help alleviate anxiety, nevertheless the moment it really is over i am actually likely to try to pack it in! We’ll attempt to get my boyfriend to cesincee as well or otherwise he will simply lure me personally. It is such as for instance a break addiction i swear but since it does not harm your wellbeing individuals don’t understand precisely how difficult it really is to cease. Big love to all of those other ATS’s!
|Anon322834 Post 111
I happened to be thinking we happened to be alone. I am 26 but still have my blanket and it is held by me to my nose since the scent comforts me personally and We suck my thumb whenever stressed. I do not inform individuals or do so in public places, but i do believe my better half understands and I also understand my mother does. She appears worried but understands i want it and he either does not care or hides it truly well.
I have never wished to stop, though. We have tried, and then begin once again whenever confronted by stressful circumstances.
|Anon321292 Post 110
i will be 33, a lady and we suck my thumb. My four older siblings all sucked their thumbs too, but threw in the towel at the beginning of life, so we felt the stress to stop! We additionally have actually my childhood convenience blanket, which in lots of ways i believe is more crucial that you me personally compared to practice of drawing my thumb.
I’m an effective expert, used to do well in school and continue steadily to make progress during my profession. I really do maybe maybe perhaps not draw my thumb in public areas because i’m i really do not require to. Drawing my thumb is my practice. It can help me personally to flake out, settle down, feel at ease and sleep.