I don’t want to be cynical, but I’m honestly starting to think those disco lights they bought for the Champions League might have been a waste of money.
i internalized the idea that positive = naïve to such an extent that my therapist had to literally walk me through learning to hope again. it's messed up how we're so cynical of anything good and it's so much easier to imagine things being bad.
Social media has continuously raised the inflation on relationships. It's one of the reasons why you may want to take a cold break from it, and try to see what they're actually like in real life. Otherwise, you could easily become cynical and pessimistic.
Call me cynical, but the media reporting on an extension to the NSW lockdown the night before it is to be announced just seems like it was purposefully done to soften the blow when delivered by the Premier.