"I have a bad association with people."
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"It takes years before some people are comfortable enough to say hello."
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"The corporation was very lonely, because people thought it was different from them."
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"Hi, honey—I'm home."
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"Your husband's doing well, but we're going to need to keep him overnight because he's funny and I'm lonely."
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"No man is an island, but I come pretty damn close."
"A bunch of friends are coming over to stare at their phones."
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Martini-Man and Beer-Man Sitting Nowhere Near Girlie-Drink-Man
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"Some of the poor wretches eventually become unable to leave the safety of their cubicles."
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"I feel like the only pole vaulter in here."
"You have to let other people into your life."
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"He barely hers anymore."
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The main reason I came out of hiding? FOMO."
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