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I have a hard time making friends with other guys

I have a hard time making friends with other guys and I also have relationship issues. When I am with other men I always feel like I am being ignored and that I am not getting any respect. I've searched all over the internet and couldn't find any information related to my problem. I believe this problems stems down to when I was younger. For most of my childhood I was always shunned from my brother and my cousin. They never accepted me into there "group". They would tease me to get me mad. So, I was left playing with my sister. Ever since, I've had trouble making friends with other guys. My community was full of hunters and guys who played sports. I, on the other hand, had different interests like music. As a result, I became friends with girls instead. Now, I have a hard time crossing the friendship line with the girls I meet and it is exteremly difficult for me to become friends with other guys becuase I don't understand them. If you could give me any information I would be happy.

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