Is she right? Are the happy people the ones who have the courage to actually tell people their struggles and imperfections? Is vulnerability actually essential to feeling connected?  To a sense of self-worthiness?

Or is she dead wrong?  Is she just too ‘touchy-feely’? Do some people need it and others don’t?

Have you ever been deeply transparent with someone?  What was the result?  Do you need it?  Do you miss it?