normalized anxiety

The unknown and risk offer excitement and anxiety: the urge to rid ourselves of these extremes drives us forward. This drive is a biological attempt to find peace.

Yet, we are conditioned to no longer find comfort in rest: we can only find familiarity in anxiety.

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