Love at First Sign
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"I'm trying to figure out the right headache-inducing place for my birthday."
What's Their Secret?
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"It takes years before some people are comfortable enough to say hello."
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Low Self-Esteem'Dear Diary, Sorry to bother you again.'
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"I realized that she'd never overcome her shyness, so I had to let her go."
"I think I'm having pre-traumatic stress disorder."
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That party went well.
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"Curtain in five minutes, Dad!"
Coming Soon: The G.P.S. for Conversations
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Munch in Manhattan
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"This next song is very personal, and I'd just like to hum it to myself."
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An Introvert's Guide to Surviving a Party
Another way to keep an empty seat beside you on the train.
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"Autumn already? O.K., I'll come down."
"Well look who decided to show up."
"Why can't you ever relax at parties?"
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"Was there ever a boy scout badge for 'caution'?"
"Don't be shy. We're real casual around here."
"The best time to call is email."
"I could have been a big celebrity. But for my fear of public speaking."
"I know you would really like me if I could just be myself, but since this is our first date and I'm incredibly nervous, you won't be seeing the real me because I can't be myself when I'm this nervous, so all I ask is that you try to like this me until I calm down and the real me emerges."
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"So have we given up completely on the idea of the full monty?"
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"I'm a Doctor and I was in the house, but I have on stage presence."