“The suspense is killing me.”
“I’m absolutely certain…”
“Because that’s how it’s always been.”
These words roll right off our tongues–unconsciously–because we’re wired and trained to resist uncertainty. Honestly, very little unsettles me more. I’m a bit squeamish about not knowing what happens next.
But we can go to extremes to “know for sure:”
- By creating stories that just aren’t true.