One of the happiest things to happen in my life thus far is probably receiving a package at work. I saw the brand name and logo and I was so hyped. I was a tad nervous. I had never owned a swimwear before, and I was wondering how I’d feel if I were to put it on.
We’re introducing a new part of the page called ‘Editor’s Picks’, which is a curated, collected list of interesting articles we’ve read so far (from any part of the Web).
But don’t worry, I’m not here to tell you that it’s all in your head, mind over matter, get over it etc. What I’m going to do is suggest ways to counter this.
I decided that I would take that as one of my many holy grails this year, because no matter how you see it, it is actually true.
There, he slammed the door open, and loomed over my brother’s sleeping face and stared up close – with his now bright red, menacing eyes.
Before you accusingly think, “oh, she’s watched this and now she’s some inspired feel-good fairy”, I’m going to stop you right there and agree with you. You’re damned right. This inspired me so much that I make conscious decisions for my retail therapy now (or lack thereof post-watching), and it has also inspired me to share what I learned after watching it.
“I just …” she pointed down the stairs, “I just saw an old man walk out from your room. He was with a walking stick, and he was just … he was mumbling and looked at me angrily before he went down the stairs.”