A human being becomes whole not in virtue of a relation to himself but rather in virtue of an authentic relation to another human being.
Martin Buber, 20th century philosopher
Taylor, a young friend was struggling. Job rejections were painful enough, but even worse was the hollowness of getting no response. When you are just starting out, it is deflating when the path ahead is unknown. Taylor felt defeated even though he was giving his job search his very best effort.