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.
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“The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their own way out of the depths.These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. 8 more words