I understand now that I'm not a mess but a deeply feeling person in a messy world. I explain that now, when someone asks me why I cry so often, "For the same reason I laugh so often—because I'm paying attention.
Give me depth any day over shallow waters. it feeds my soul to have conversations that hold depth, relationships that are deep, and to be around others that will not censor or try to censor others in their depth
Introverts Don’t Hate People, They Hate Shallow Socializing
"I oversimplify and say I don’t like people, when what I actually dislike are the surface-level interactions of most social gatherings." I am an introvert and if this does not explain what it feels like, I do not know what does!