How do I let people into my life?

Our family moved a lot when I was a kid. It was purely circumstantial, but I never had the chance to make close friendships. Now I'm an adult I find myself feeling lonely and unable to make friends. If someone insults me, oversteps a boundary or I feel like I am being taken advantage off, I simply cut ties. I... show more Our family moved a lot when I was a kid. It was purely circumstantial, but I never had the chance to make close friendships. Now I'm an adult I find myself feeling lonely and unable to make friends. If someone insults me, oversteps a boundary or I feel like I am being taken advantage off, I simply cut ties. I can't tell if I am just being too picky or I just haven't met very nice people but I only have 2 friends and even them I need to have space away from time to time. How do you make/more importantly keep good friends? :) TIA x
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