And you just don’t stop.

I’ve always thought that pistachios are the snack of choice for anxious people. The fidgeting with a shell, the often hard-won victory of extracting the slightly salt-tinged nut.

Before bursting into tears in public, I feel like an important step is to put your sunglasses on.

I walk down the street. My pace slows; I am mismatched behind a couple with a stroller. They are leisure on a Sunday afternoon and I am a brisk whirlwind of anxiety.

And you just don’t stop.

One thought on “And you just don’t stop.

  1. I have never managed to have sunglasses on hand on any of the many occasions where I burst into tears in public. Which will be rectified immediately! Life changing advice.

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