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Unlike most people, she looks exactly the same in person as she does in photographs or on television, with one exception: she is smaller than she appears in images, with tiny, almost doll-like ears and feet and hands. (This is what fans asks the High Priestess of Instagram -- autographs are so last century.) She obliges, leaning in for the picture and striding away almost before I can blink. "I bet it's posted right now." Later, she will tell me that she's "not really a filter person," and that she doesn't generally use them when she publishes her many selfies.
Everything else about her seems amplified, tumescent. As she talks, I notice that her skin, which is the golden color of whiskey, is free of wrinkles, crow's feet, laugh lines, blemishes, freckles, moles, under-eye circles, scars, errant eyebrow hairs or human flaws of any kind.
"Many people use that because they feel the other person could be blindsided, so they want a softer way to go about it," she says.
The purgatorial time when you're apart can be really stressful and uncertain, so ground rules are necessary, Chlipala says.
Needing time to yourself doesn't mean that you and your partner are incompatible or inevitably doomed, either.
A break can be a chance to gain some clarity about a relationship, or about yourself and what you want.
If you know nothing else about Kim Kardashian, you know that she is very, very famous. At press time, she has 25 million Twitter followers, about a million less than Oprah Winfrey and nearly 5 million more than CNN Breaking News.
Her Instagram account, where she is a prolific purveyor of selfies, is the site's third most popular.
You cringe when your date asks if you have brothers or sisters. You honestly don’t know why you lost interest in that cute guy you brought to your friend’s dinner party.
I knew I had reached my breaking point when I once got ready for a date by pulling on a sweater over my workout clothes, gathering my hair in a ponytail and smearing on lip gloss.