- S: I think I do particularly well in the social role of "mostly likable and well-meaning non-scary local eccentric", and I think I tend to play that up in some ways, because it really makes conversation so much more possible.
Me: Holy shit. My core technique for functioning adequately in society has been rumbled.
S: *giggle* It's remarkably effective, isn't it?
QWP from a friends-locked post.