*coughs* its actually meant to represent shyness/social anxiety
She likes the crocodile at the end. You can’t like depression. Shyness can still be a sweet personality feature. As long as it doesn’t take full control over you.
I was gonna say…that’s like…anxiety :E
I think it can be interpreted as all of the above. The ending doesn’t have to directly mean liking it at the end. It could be coming to terms with it, and learning to take control of it. Such as taking control of your depression, anxiety, shyness, or whatever.
At the beginning of the short, it had control over her and she was constantly trying to get rid of it or ignore it. But once she accepted it, she was the one in control. Similarly to a lot of mental illnesses.