What's Their Secret?
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"It takes years before some people are comfortable enough to say hello."
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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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"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
"Autumn already? O.K., I'll come down."
"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."
"So have we given up completely on the idea of the full monty?"
"Please, George...not here!"
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"Of course I attend the meetings but I'm more of a lurker,"
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