The Sheep of Yesterday are the Wolves of Today
As an undergraduate, Kurt has had little to deal with in life - beyond essays, estate agents and finances - he struggles with even maintaining a conversation.
So, waking one day to find humanity has developed incredible and terrifying abilities - he discovers he has telekinesis - it's safe to say, he's somewhat more than out of his depth.
In this new land authority has crumbled, power is literal. Kurt and his friends find one person with a semblance of control and her intentions are dubious at best.
His anxiety escalates, drastically. This is made even worse by the fact he still has to hold conversations...