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Surprise! Doing Things Alone Can Be Fun

A recent study mentioned in Slate (via Science of Us)┬ásuggests that many people, especially women, are afraid to take part in certain leisure activities alone, not just because of safety concerns but because of a psychological hang-up that others will pity them. This fear that others will think “that they could not find friends to accompany them” even extends to an activity which I think requires some alone time: museum-going.Read More »Surprise! Doing Things Alone Can Be Fun