Listen to me. I’m shy. I’m not stupid. I can’t meet people’s eyes. I don’t know if you understand what that’s like. There’s a whole world going on around me, I’m aware of that. It’s not because I don’t want to look at you. It’s that I don’t want to be seen.
Jonathan Lethem, You Don’t Love Me Yet (via nevahmind)
(Source: anamorphosis-and-isolate, via aqua--relle)