Have You Ever Been a Fish Out of Water? - OZY | A Modern Media Company

WHY YOU SHOULD CARE

Because every time you feel the hot discomfort of being the one who just doesn’t fit in, chances are the person next to you is thinking the same thing.

By Maggie Moe

We’ve all been there. Maybe you knew it would happen, or maybe you were caught totally off guard: You arrive at a new place, take a look around, and slowly, awkwardly realize you don’t have anything in common with the people around you. It’s impossible to avoid, so how do you handle it? And what would you do if you saw someone else who was the odd one out? Maggie Moe took to the streets in search of a bit of wisdom.

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