7Starting from Social Ground Zero
HOW TO GET A LIFE WORTH TALKING ABOUT
I’m going to tell you a very different story about another social isolate who had a much better outcome than poor Leo. Ben’s problem was a matter of sheer ignorance and a lack of social support. You may find yourself in a similar situation of social isolation and feel like you’re at the bottom of a well. While your circumstances are probably not as dire as his (I hope!), this chapter may reveal to you an entirely new area of social behavior exploration.
Once upon a time, there was a young man named Ben from China who worked in Silicon Valley near San Francisco. He was a computer ...