Think back to the euphoric moments you've experienced in your life. Did many of them involve a crowd? Maybe you recall dancing into the wee morning hours at a music festival, celebrating your favorite sports team's World Series win (go Cubs!), attending Comic-Con for the very first time, or marching for a cause you support alongside millions of passionate individuals. These moments might be so special to us because they fulfill our human need for interconnection and belonging.
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Written by Anna Todd February 1, 2017
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