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In this episode, the Sugars take a question from a young woman who takes great pleasure in socializing. Her fiance, on the other hand, dreads group settings and gets very agitated every time she wants to go to an event together. She wonders what is so unpleasant for him about spending time with her and her friends.

The Sugars are joined by Susan Cain, a self-described introvert, and author of "Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking."

[0:16] “I Want A Little Sugar In My Bowl,” Nina Simone, 1967.

[8:59] "Sense and Sensibility," Jane Austen, 1811.

[12:01] "Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking," Susan Cain, 2012.

[33:10] "Solitude Is Bliss," Tame Impala, "InnerSpeaker," 2011.


Full episodes of Dear Sugar Radio are released weekly.

Lisa Tobin Twitter Senior Podcast Producer
Lisa Tobin was formerly WBUR's senior podcast producer.

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