“If you ask me” Gerald insisted, “feelings are wholly overrated!” He took a long slug from his beer and stared into the flames. “Jane is always wanting me to share things and open up, but that’s just not me you know” he continued.
“I always try and explain that to my wife” Thomas answered, placing more wood on the fire, “I tell her that I am just not that deep but she seems desperate for me to share some inner most thoughts. I don’t really have any though.”.
Gerald nodded in agreement. “You know, once I actually made some stuff up about me having some hidden pain in my past that I didn’t want to talk about”
“Why the hell would you do that?”
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