You constantly have that paranoid feeling, even in your own home, because you know that in the next few hours or days you will face them and be humiliated again.
There were no secrets; everyone knew everything.
After having sex with a student hundreds of times both in her car and at the students house, 24-year-old substitute teacher Mary Beth Haglin from Cedar Rapids, Iowa now says that she was the victim of the illegal affair because the student burned “her life to the ground.”
Thank you for being my friend, even back when I was filled with teenage angst and anger at the world.
We couldn’t make friends by standing around and looking cool or get laid by flipping our hair back. We had to rely on our kindness and our killer sense of humor.
It’s good to be different. It’s good to not look like or be like everyone else. Believe me, it’s a good thing. So, stop reaching for perfection. Stop reaching for something that isn’t you. And just be yourself. Because that’s the best you that you could ever be.
I loved C of I, even if I still wasn’t sure why I was there.
No matter how thin you were, all you could see looking back at you in the mirror were your imperfections.
Don’t try to please them because people will never, ever be fully satisfied by you. They’ll find your flaws and your mistakes and sometimes, they will define you for those.