Don’t be fat, don’t be too skinny. Don’t eat too much, don’t eat too little. God do you ever stop eating? Woah do you ever eat? The not-so-well-concealed looks of disgust, the not-so-well-concealed looks of concern. Don’t be loud. Don’t be quiet. Have a voice in society, leave the talking to the big boys. You want something, speak up! No, no, when it’s your turn, sweetie. Ugh, she never shuts up, it’s obnoxious. Have you ever heard her talk? I don’t even know what her voice sounds like.
i. Some days are harder than others. Some days will seem like the world is waiting for you to fail, but truthfully, the world is not concerned of you at all. So do not worry about judgement, move freely with no worries.
Packing my winter coats away, I find myself holding onto my leather jackets and turtlenecks.