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おせっかいが昔周りにいたもんで 

Toritoribe

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What are the sentences preceding and following it?
 

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person A: なぜ他人の事に命を賭ける?
person B: おせっかいが昔周りにいたもんで
person A: 余計なお世話だ。お前の話、頭が痛くなる
 

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Google says the full line is:
「フッ・・・おせっかいが昔周りにいたもんでね。俺にも少しばかり、うつっちまったらしい。」
 

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your answer is a little hard to understand for me.
I still don't understand the 昔 part.
Is the 周りにいた referring to "people around me"?

@nekojita ty for the correction
 

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おせっかいが昔周りにいた
おせっかい was/were around me in the past
 
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