"Why can’t I try on different lives, like dresses, to see which one fits me?"
"Politeness has become so rare that people mistake it for flirtation."
"Why do you put your self esteem in the hands of complete strangers?"
"Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress. Water is not a solid wall, it will not stop you. But water always goes where it wants to go, and nothing in the end can stand against it. Water is patient. Dripping water wears away a stone. Remember that, my child. Remember you are half water. If you can’t go through an obstacle, go around it. Water does."
"Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told. I decided I was safe. I was strong. I was brave. Nothing could vanquish me."
Cheryl Strayed, Wild
This video represents the first chapter of my Colombian life. Not sure why I feel this way but it just so perfectly does. That song will always remind me of these past few weeks and will forever bring a smile to my face.
"If I had another heart I’d let you break that one too."