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Lea Salonga admits she’s ‘not always the nicest person’

By: - Reporter
/ 09:30 AM September 18, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – While she is “outgoing and social,” Tony-award winning actress Lea Salonga admitted she is “not always the nicest person.”

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This is me. I don’t always make eye contact. I am not always the nicest person. I am overwhelmed in crowded spaces. I’m leery of strangers. I need personal space or else I can’t breathe. I have my limits. And I’m sure you have yours too.

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Lea got candid about herself and shared a glimpse of what she is like by sharing a quote about how her personality confuses people.

“I enjoy being alone, a lot, but I am very outgoing and social. My environment dictates how I behave. Sometimes I’m loud, sometimes I’m quiet,” a quote which she posted Wednesday via Instagram read.

“I read the energy and adjust. There are times when I want to turn up and then there are moments where I want to read a good book or process thoughts, alone.”

Although she is a public figure, Lea bared how she enjoys her alone time and how important her personal space is.

“This is me. I don’t always make eye contact. I am not always the nicest person. I am overwhelmed in crowded spaces. I’m leery of strangers. I need personal space or else I can’t breathe. I have my limits. And I’m sure you have yours too,” Salonga wrote.

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Actress and television host Rica Peralejo chimed in and commented how similar she is to Lea, saying “Love this, ate. I am an introvert and I surely suffer in the kind of industry I am in hahahaha.” /gsg

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