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Oof

I think the chest pains that make me wonder if I’m having a heart attack are my favorite thing about anxiety.

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I get maybe two to three minutes every couple of months if I’m lucky

Can anyone remind me what relaxation feels like?

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For good

I gotta get away from computers.

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We need the verb to undo what the noun did

Word of the day: rally

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I need to move

I’ve reached that part in yet another book where talk of the lack of universal health care in the United States happens. I’m going to go sit in a corner and sob some.

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Wear a fucking mask and stay the fuck home!

If you’re able to and still refuse to wear a mask around other people between now and Labor Day, you’re telling us all that you don’t care at all how many children, teachers, staff members, or families get sick or worse when schools are forced to open. Shame on you!

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I honestly didn’t realize this was a thing for me until Covid times

I’m probably going to wear masks all the time from now on. Wearing them saves energy on deciding which emotions I’m expected to display.

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I just want a relaxing walk

I can’t wait for life to be the right kind of boring again.

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How can we all get along when we can’t agree on staying at home or not?

But the choice between staying home indefinitely and returning to business as usual now is a false one. Risk is not binary. And an all-or-nothing approach to disease prevention can have unintended consequences.

Ask me sometime about how to be 100% safe while riding a motorcycle.

Quarantine Fatigue Is Real. Shaming People Won’t Help. – The Atlantic

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William Golding’s vision was clouded

But that night the boys made a grave error. They fell asleep. A few hours later they awoke to water crashing down over their heads. It was dark. They hoisted the sail, which the wind promptly tore to shreds. Next to break was the rudder.

Keep reading. It’s worth it.

The real Lord of the Flies: what happened when six boys were shipwrecked for 15 months – The Guardian