Introverting 301: Cheering at a Graduation

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We were late. I had rushed from work to my parents’ house, picked them up —only to backtrack to the house as five minutes in Mom realized she was wearing shoes that didn’t match. Then, back on the road, we headed across town in rush hour traffic — only to be detoured off of the highway due to an accident, slowing us down significantly, before finally arriving and then struggling to find a parking space. But now…