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My God, there really is a picture for everything.
Have you ever laughed so hard, you actually peed a little and had to go change your underwear? OK, ask me why I'm asking you this question. Two words: shy bladder.
When I was growing up, my mother used to be in agony for me because when we would go on long car trips, I could never make myself pee in the public restrooms. She would patiently take me in and I would sit and sit and sit with my painfully full bladder, wondering what the hell was wrong with me that I couldn't just let it out already. Well, turns out, there is actually a name for this: Paruresis. Nope. I'd never heard of it either.
Wikipedia (which we all know is an incredibly reliable source because anyone can edit it) defines paruresis as: