Sometimes dissociation is a normal experience (e.g., I hesitate to admit, but a good example might be something like tuning out a boring lecture

Sometimes dissociation is a normal experience (e.g., I hesitate to admit, but a good example might be something like tuning out a boring lecture or having a conversation with a colleague who only talks about him or herself). Reflect back on those situations or on other situations where this may have happened to you. How does your experience compare with someone who has a dissociative disorder?