Here's a musing.
Not to divulge too much information...
Don't be a coward.
Or lazy, but that's a different story entirely.
feeling intimidated by people you want to be really good friends with
Helen Keller (letter to Senator Robert La Follette, 1924)
funny how the most popular narrative about helen keller is a harmless little girl who learns to communicate and then the story ends for some reason gee i wonder why that is