Who has not already experienced the unpleasant feeling, when, for example, you were called to the board in school and could not answer the teacher’s question? You don’t know what to say anymore, but nevertheless cannot escape the eyes of the others. The pulse rises, blood flows into your face, you feel blushing and each whisper of the others in the room is registered attentively.
Neuronal pathways of embarrassment. Krach S, Müller-Pinzler L, Rademacher L, Stolz DS, Paulus FM. Neuroforum. 22 (2), 2016