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My Boyfriend Is Depressed

My boyfriend hasn't been sleeping well and has been very depressed and I'm not sure why. As of today he got laid off his job. He says he doesn't want to see anyone or talk to anyone and I don't think it is a good idea for him to be alone. I want to respect his privacy but I also don't think he is thinking clearly. Should I go over and comfort him or should I give him his space? (I'm not worried about suicide or anything like that, just worried that he is pushing everyone away). Please help me soon. I'm very concerned and confused.

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