Everybody feels lonely sometimes. But only few of us are aware how important this feeling was for our ancestors - and that our modern world can turn it into something that really hurts us. Why do we feel this way and what can we do about it?
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'Loneliness' by John Cacioppo & William Patrick
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Loneliness Video Statistics
This is what pets are for
I come here and watch this video again and again when I feel lonely..
The worst part my parents are spanish and very macho like, i guess i cant be soft and have feelings these days... Sad
Chuck Norris's car is fitted with go faster brakes.
I am so lonely
INFJ introvert: what loneliness ?
i feel sad bc im lonely thx for expaing loneness
I live in brazil. Here, we are so social, we are old life style.
Staying in one place is the best path to be taken over and surpassed by many.
*how ironic to have this 3 days after valentines* (aka the day where a lot of losers like me feel the loneliest)
AMAZING. Thank you for all of your video guys, but this one in particular.
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