You are beautiful. Not in the worldly sense…but in the heavenly sense. You were made by a Creator who does not make mistakes. I am so tired of our culture and it’s superficial sense of “beauty.” True beauty has nothing to do with your weight, hairstyle, clothing, or anything that can be seen. It is about your heart, your integrity, your vulnerability.
You are beautiful
Try to learn to breathe deeply, really to taste food when you eat, and when you sleep, really to sleep. Try as much as possible to be wholly alive with all your might, and when you laugh, laugh like hell. And when you get angry, get good and angry. Try to be alive. You will be dead soon enough.
So if I’m understanding all of this correctly, today the president said that if you were brought to this country at a young age, by no choice of your own, which is to say that if the United States has been your home for as long as you can remember … . we will no longer put you handcuffs, put you on a bus or plane, then dump you in a country where you might have been born, but that is otherwise completely foreign to you. Somehow, this is controversial? In a humane, sane world, the country’s collective reaction to today’s announcement would have been, You mean until now, we were actually doing this to people? What the hell is wrong with us?