Health & Wellness
If you love them enough to want to sleep next to them every night, you love them enough to get through this. Tell them that. They’ll be grateful.
At each new stage (or shell) in your journey, you will feel like a child. You’ll be required to learn and do new things. You’ll relearn past lessons but from new angles and with new meanings.
The problem with believing I ‘had it under control’ is that inevitably, my eating disorder began to control me. ‘Thinner’ is never-ending, and never, ever enough.
If there is anything that is a real threat to authenticity and originality, it’s cliques. I used to think cliques were something that you leave behind in high school, but oh boy was I wrong. Cliques don’t go away.
They will see through you. They will know the difference between your smiles, the tone you use when you’re happy or sad, the way you excuse yourself when you feel like you don’t want to talk.
Trying to change someone is deadly to an intimate relationship.
No matter what the situation is, no matter how uncomfortable I become, I still don’t ask for what I want, because I don’t want to be a bother. I don’t want to make things awkward. I don’t want to end up embarrassing myself somehow.