It made me realize I’d forgotten what it was like to be happy.
In a nutshell, a “missing stair” refers to sexual offenders and harassers who are casually tolerated by their communities.
I realize that it’s going take a lot of time and effort to break down this hard outer shell I’ve created for myself.
Stop what you’re doing for a moment and just feel yourself existing. Embrace this moment, for you will never again be as young and as dumb as you are right now.
So just relax — you don’t need to do anything by the time you’re 30 (or by any age really). There’s no race to the finish line, and for most of us, 30 isn’t even the halfway mark.