Do Aspergers have friends?
Significant anxiety often prevents those with Asperger profiles from even attempting to have friends despite a desire to do so. Successful friendships for those on the spectrum are often grounded in common interests. Some find greater comfort, understanding, and acceptance in those with similar Asperger profiles.
Do Aspergers feel lonely?
Combined with anxiety about the public misunderstanding their distress, it can be hard to go out at all. Without appropriate and accessible support and services, many autistic people fall into isolation and this can lead to loneliness.