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    The Indian Express6/14/202 min
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    • chrissetiana
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      1 year ago

      But we also know that humans are capable of so much complexity that we are quite capable of going opaque when transparency is the need of the moment.

    • deephdave
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      1 year ago

      The element which makes Normal People quite wonderfully normal is the twosome’s inability to communicate at the most crucial moments of the four years they spend with each other, on and off. You’d think a couple so physically intimate and so intellectually attuned, would never suffer a lapse in emotional connectivity. But we also know that humans are capable of so much complexity that we are quite capable of going opaque when transparency is the need of the moment.