“I’ve always found that the most beautiful people, truly beautiful inside and out, are the ones who are quietly unaware of their effect.” His eyes searched mine intently, and for a moment we stood there toe to toe. 32 more words
My sister Rhi is one of the strongest, most beautiful and honest of people I know. For nearly two years I have watched as she has battled anorexia and struggled to keep hold of her identity. Even while she has been sick, she has been the unrelenting constant leaving me tea-bags and chocolate and hand scrawled cards of love and support during some of my toughest times. She has suffered more than anyone deserves of late. But despite the tides that have pulled her, and the breakers that have battered her, this girl remains a gem. Although she struggles to see her reflection sometimes, the storms are only making her stronger and more beautiful with time. My sister of sea-glass, carved from the same bottle, my sister of stories, spun by altered tides. Here's hers.