If you are reading this right now, I am going to go ahead and assume that, on a few occasions, you have been accused of being “too dramatic.”If, so that’s okay. Theatrics can certainly be fun, and, in many cases, they are quite useful. And even, sometimes, necessary!
Still, at the same time, it is very important to understand the distinction between a time during which dramatics might be called for (when you need to create a diversion as part of a complicated bank heist, for example), and when they are not called for–like, say, when you feel like you aren’t really getting enough attention at your older sister’s baby shower, so you decide to make a “scene” in order to make everyone who had been ignoring you sorry. (Not that this is anything I would know about from personal experience!) In any case, it’s important to know where you stand. So, take this quiz to find out if you’re actually a little too dramatic: