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The main character in a book I am reading is very similar to me. Will I then end up in asylum?

Question : I was reading this book the catcher in the rye... And the protagonist in the book is very similar to me. Each and every characteristics of his and mine matches. Is there any chance I wound end up like him in an asylum  Teentalker , 16-year-old

Dear Teentalker,

Thank you for reaching out and sharing your concerns.

It's truly wonderful that you are taking so much interest and reading a well known book like 'Catcher in the rye'. While the plot is interesting no doubt and as you suggested, there might be possibilities that you might be sharing some characteristics with the protagonist of the novel, though that doesn't necessarily mean that you're dealing with mental health related concerns. 

A lot of times, medical students and even students studying psychology suffer from what is known as 'intern's syndrome' where t.....

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