If you woke up as an alien in a humanless world, would you still be you?

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Dominic Mose
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Re: If you woke up as an alien in a humanless world, would you still be you?

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Similarly, in the face of challenges or transformations, your fundamental values act as an anchor, guiding your choices and decisions. It's a dynamic interplay between adaptation to external circumstances and the unwavering core that defines your true self.
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To be honest, I do not even know how I would be.
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I believe that what makes up a person is their thoughts, perceptions, and mode of understanding inside them. For example, a person with a face transplant has a different face but is not different in mind and thought. So, should I wake up as an alien with the thought that humans were just a dream, I would still be me. However, my curiosity about humans will piqued.
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I definitely wouldn't be me because the world around us shapes our personalities. If I become alien to a world, I'm bound to be a changed person and not me. That is just my analysis.
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Re: If you woke up as an alien in a humanless world, would you still be you?

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The answer to this question is that I'm still going to be myself except I decide on my own to change. The memory and everything is still in me
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Re: If you woke up as an alien in a humanless world, would you still be you?

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I don't see what will change me since my memory is still intact I think nothing will change. Although is may be really scary seeing those you know as aliens, myself looking into the mirror.
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Re: If you woke up as an alien in a humanless world, would you still be you?

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Why won't it be me. Being an alien doesn't mean its the end of the world. I would like to experience what being an alien look like. It sounds so cool and interesting.
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