Introverts don’t get lonely if they don’t socialize with a lot of people, but we do get lonely if we don’t have intimate interactions on a regular basis.
Sophia Dembling, The Introvert’s Way: Living a Quiet Life in a Noisy World
(Perigee Trade, 2012)
When someone makes you the happiest person and the saddest person at the same time, that’s when it’s real. That’s when it’s worth something.
just give me one sign, one fucking sign, that you care
People love talking, and I have never been a huge talker. I carry on an inner monologue, but the words often don’t reach my lips.