Even when a loved one is gone, they never really go away. You still have the memories you made together. Though it may be hard at first to reminisce, eventually it's going to bring you comfort.
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The pilot has just said the line I love hearing every time on a flight home: 'For all Malaysians, welcome home!'
One of them finally spoke to me and all I gathered from the conversation was MY EAR MIGHT BE DEFORMED. I teared non-stop as soon as I heard that line!
Some people spend a lifetime hating the way they're "represented" by their bodies. They've analyzed and criticized every inch of themselves while comparing their bodies to other members of their family, to their friends, and to almost anyone they come across in life, on social media sites, in movies and on television.
Give yourself time to get ready, even if you allow an entire day. Set aside time to wash your hair, to decide what you're going to wear. The hassle of getting ready, often a source of fun to other people, can be an additional stressor if you've not socialised in a while.
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