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In other words, women are just far better at pretending to be normal.
While a boy with Asperger’s will present as ‘agitated, clumsy and immature’, says Attwood, an AS girl will be far better at covering her condition through imitation.
During the last US presidential election, both candidates, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, had the term thrown at them when they made awkward gaffes.
This may explain why Boyle entered the Priory clinic after her BGT breakthrough, unable to cope with her fame and, presumably, the accompanying pressure to appear ‘normal’.
According to a spokesperson for the NAS, a woman with AS may struggle to make female friends, because of the ‘complex way that women build friendships – the subtlety and nuance’ (as compared with more straightforward men).
If a lack of social skills, zero sensitivity and puzzling behaviour sums up your spouse, he could have Asperger’s syndrome, says Charlotte Pearson Methven.
But if you focus on the positive aspects, it could make him the ideal husband Is your other half more likely to remember the score of the FA Cup final 12 years ago than he is to buy a present for your child’s birthday?But romantic unions may fare better, with the right partner – a caring man may relish being with a detail-oriented, highly practical but slightly childlike woman; it can appeal to his instinct to protect.