August Questions

How does one successfully learn the ways of hiding emotions? Is there a booth you can enter, like a confessional, in which the person on the other side of the booth is having the opposite problem (always concealing feelings), then you touch fingers and trade levels of emotion?

Is this what marriage is like? …or therapy?

When a life change is forced upon you, is it possible to face it without evaluating the sum total of your existence? How does one truly know if that sum total doesn’t measure up? Who’s designing these rulers? Can I get a new ruler… a metric one?

If you fear getting abandoned, are you always abandoning things?

"But what if ‘thine own self’ is not so good? What if it’s pretty bad? Would it be better, in that case, *not* to be true to thine own self?" (from The Last Days of Disco)