Life is full of feelings, some good, some bad, and some you’ve never heard of!
Here is a neat list of 22 emotions/conditions that we’ve all experienced that you probably didn’t even know had a name. Don’t ask us how to pronounce them.
The realization that each passerby has a life as vivid and complex as your own.
The ambiguous intensity of looking someone in the eye, which can feel simultaneously invasive and vulnerable.
The subtle but persistent feeling of being out of place.
The bittersweetness of having arrived in the future, seeing how things turn out, but not being able to tell your past self.
The strange wistfulness of used bookshops.
The realization that the plot of your life doesn’t make sense to you anymore.
The frustration of being stuck in just one body, that inhabits only one place at a time.
The desire to care less about things.
Weariness with the same old issues that you’ve always had, the same annoying flaws or anxieties you’ve had for years.
The awareness of the smallness of your perspective.
A conversation where everyone is talking, but nobody is listening.
A sadness that you’ll never be able to know how history will turn out.
A state of exhaustion with senseless acts of violence.
The desire to be struck by disaster; to survive a plane crash or lose everything in a fire.
The tendency to give up trying to talk about an experience because people you’re talking to can’t relate.
Frustration with how long it takes to really get to know a person.
The feeling of returning home after a nice trip only to find it fading rapidly from your current awareness.
The unsettling awareness of your own heartbeat.
The eerie, forlorn atmosphere of a place that is usually bustling with people but is now quiet.
The inexplicable urge to push people awae, even close friends who really like you.
A hypothetical situation or conversation that you play out in your head. Daydreaming.
The amniotic tranquility of being indoors during a thunderstorm.
The frustration of taking an awesome photograph, and realizing it’s already been done thousands of other times, like at landmark.