My mother also told me, once, in a moment of frustration, "You just don't think people are worth talking to. That's all shyness is." She added, "You think people are thinking about you, but they're not." - Naomi K. Lewis, from the personal essay Say Water, in SHY: AN ANTHOLOGY.
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