On two occasions that are separate we had some body near to me personally believe by simply being around me personally they might somehow end in contracting HIV.

On two occasions that are separate we had some body near to me personally believe by simply being around me personally they might somehow end in contracting HIV.

They avoided seeing me personally for more than 2 months after learning me being contagious that I was positive, just out of ignorant fear of. They dislike germs that is understandable, however their not enough knowledge on HIV profoundly offended me personally making me feel just like i will be placed on a area far from “clean” individuals. The time that is second encountered this fear is at my aunt’s home. I became visiting my relative, and her mother joined the space, providing one glass of water.

We graciously accepted water, and we also all moved away to the family area to get caught up.

When we completed water, my aunt took the cup to the kitchen area and proceeded to put it away appropriate in the front of me personally. We very nearly broke away into rips right then and there.

We additionally desire individuals had a detailed perception of HIV (especially when you look at the homosexual community). We have experienced a lot of dudes who have been prepared to connect after I told them, they’d change their minds and didn’t want to hook up anymore before I revealed my HIV status, but. The majority of those dudes that turned me straight straight down had been ready to have unsafe sex that I have HIV with me until they found out. The main reason this bothers me is due to that ignorant mindset is the way I wound up with acquiring it within the beginning. Continue reading “On two occasions that are separate we had some body near to me personally believe by simply being around me personally they might somehow end in contracting HIV.”