Tags:weddings, wedding, wedding cake, wedding cakes, tiered cake, tiered cakes, single, single person, single people, bachelor, bachelors, content, contentedness, lonely, loneliness, forever alone, antisocial, unsociable, unmarried, wedding cake topper, wedding cake toppers, wedding cake figurine, wedding cake figurines
40 Days without an on-the-job conversation.
"Before Prozac, she loathed company."
Tags:antisocial, anti-social, anti-socialness, social skill, social skills, socialize, socialise, socializing, anti-socialness, company, cat, cats, feline, felines, pet, pets, pet cat, pet cats, cat owner, cat owners, unfriendly, friendliness, antidepressant, antidepressants, drug, prescription, prescriptions
"I went the entire day without any human interaction."
A fisherman rides the subway back with his catch.
Tags:fish, fishes, fisherman, fishermen, inconsiderate, thoughtless, smell, smells, bad smell, bad smells, stink, stinks, stinky, antisocial, subway, subways, public transport, public transportation, mass transit, rapid transit, subway line, subway lines, beach, beaches, selfish, self-centered, self-centred
"Would you describe the pain everyone else causes you as dull and throbbing or sharp like a knife?"
Tags:hospital, hospitals, clinic, clinics, doctor's office, doctor's office, medical, medicine, doctor, doctors, patient, patients, health, health care, healthcare, pain, in pain, describe, examination, examinations, symptom, symptoms, dull, throbbing, sharp, knife, stabbing, anti-social, antisocial, psychology, mental health, therapy, therapist, therapists, shrink, shrinks, psychology, psychologist, psychologists, psychiatry, psychiatrist, psychiatrists, counselor, counselors, counseling, counsellor, counsellors, counselling
"Harold and I were staying home long before it was fashionable."
Tags:couple, couples, husband and wife, husbands and wives, marriages, long term relationship, long term relationship, long-term relationships, before it was cool, unsocial, antisocial, anti social, anti-social, introvert, introverts, introversion, lazy, laziness, middle age, middle aged, middle-age, middle-aged, getting old, getting older, behind the times, aging
"I have a bad association with people."
Tags:introvert, introverted, introverted, introverts, antisocial, anti social, anti-social, friends, friend, friendship, friendships, isolated, isolation, social isolation, socially isolated, unsociable, modern life, awkward person, awkward people, socially awkward, social awkwardness, alienated, alienation, standoffish, standoffishness
"I'm only going to the party because the suicide attempt failed."
"Well, folks, looks like we're going to be together here for a bit, so how about each of you turning to your neighbor and saying 'Howdy'?"
Tags:subway, subways, tube, the tube, underground, the underground, underground train, underground trains, commute, the commute, commuter, commuters, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, antisocial, anti social, anti-social, unsocial, unsociable, conductor, conductors, broken down, braking down, howdy, socialise, socialize, socialising, socializing
"Eat your lunch, and then we'll see about giving your phone back."
Tags:mobile, mobiles, mobile phone, mobile phones, cell, cells, cell phone, cell phones, smart phone, smart phones, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, waiter, waiters, wait staff, waiting staff, eating out, dining out, bad service, bad customer service, customer service, confiscate, confiscating, confiscation, officious, rude, theft, thief, antisocial, unsociable
Tags:narrow escape, narrow escape, surprise, surprises, surprise party, surprise parties, introvert, introverts, antisocial, unsociable, modern life, birthday, birthdays, birthday party, birthday parties, overhear, overhearing, overheard, socialising, socializing, cloak and dagger, annoy, annoyed, annoyance
"I have this fantasy of everyone else in my life reinventing themselves."
Tags:fantasy, dreaming, hoping, dream, grumpy, resentful, resent, reverse, inverse, inverted, asocial, dislikes, people person, stubborn, narrow minded, intolerant, utopia, jaded, tired, bored, self-interest, self-interested, self-centered, self-centred, selfish, callous, diva, divas, antisocial, expectation, expectations, expectant
"Why so aloof in here? When you're on base, you yak your ass off with every Yankee in sight."
Tags:baseball, baseballs, baseball player, baseball players, professional athlete, professional athletes, athlete, athletes, athletic, athletics, aloof, unfriendly, standoffish, quiet, dugout, antisocial, introvert, extrovert, introverts, extroverts, team, teams, chatterbox, talkative, social, talk, talking, sport, sports, new york, boston
"Do I look like a wise man to you?"
Tags:fulfilling, fulfilment, pilgrim, pilgrimage, pilgrims, word play, play on words, word, words, enlighten, enlightenment, seeking enlightenment, mountain, mountains, guru, gurus, wisdom, words of wisdom, wise man, wise men, mountain top, mountain, isolated, isolate, prepper, preppers, antigovernment, anti government, cranky, antisocial, anti social, introvert, introverts, introverted, advice, no advice to give, bad guidance, guidance, mentor, mentors, mentorship, bad advice, bad counsel, surprise, not what it seems, reality, realities
Tags:good fences make good neighbours, good fences make good neighbors, fence, fences, bad fence, bad fences, neighbours, neighbour, neighbor, neighbors, bad neighbour, bad neighbours, bad neighbor, bad neighbors, dill weed, dillweed, dill-weed, greeting, greetings, wave, waving, intrusive, intrusion, obnoxious, insult, insulting, rude, anti-social, anti-sociable, antisocial, introvert, introversion, privacy, private, annoy, annoyed, annoying, bad neighbor, bad neighbors, bad neighbour, bad neighbours
"I was proud of you tonight. You were just hostile enough."
Tags:hostile, hostility, unkind, socially awkward, social awkwardness, surly, grump, grumpy, grumpiness, grumps, surliness, unfriendly, rude, rudeness, party, parties, guest, guests, antisocial, proud, pride, introvert, introverts, introverted, introversion, husband, husbands, wife, wives, partying, unsociable, dinner, dinners, dinner party, dinner parties
"They never showed up-they were the perfect guests."
"I did not ram Preston Sturges down their throats."
Tags:married, marriage, married life, taste, tastes, music taste, music tastes, music, musically, musician, musicians, musical, movie, movies, film, films, cinema, cinemas, argue, argued, argument, dinner party, party, parties, dinner parties, movie night, movie nights, social, socially, socialise, socialize, socialising, socializing, antisocial, anti social, anti-social, force, forced, forcing, preston sturges, film buff, classic cinema
"Sorry—just thinking out loud."
Tags:work, working, workspace, workspaces, work space, office, small office, small offices, desk, desks, desk job, desk jobs, office ecology, office politics, manner, manners, etiquette, thinking out loud, burn, burned, insult, insulted, insults, thinking aloud, annoying, annoyance, annoy, annoyed, working world, antisocial, anti social, anti-social, coworker, coworkers, co-worker, co-workers, open plan, open-plan, metaphor, metaphors, metaphorical, cubicle, cubicles, megaphone, megaphones, respect, respectful, respectfully
"Don't stop, I don't want to talk to you."
"Let's be realistic. Are we all going to try to keep this party afloat, or should we just go home and forget it?"
"I liked you better as a distant memory."
Tags:distant memory, distant memories, class reunion, class reunions, reunion, reunions, reminder, reminders, antisocial, grow up, grows up, growing up, acquaintance, acquaintances, casual acquaintance, casual acquaintances, high school, high school friend, high school friends, high school buddy, high school buddies, school, schools, middle age, middle aged, remember, remembers, remembering, faulty memory, memory trick, memory tricks, distant memory, distant memories, forgotten, forgot, fond memory, fond memories