From the moment Clare rose her face from the desk, I knew something was wrong.
For years, Clare had been waiting for some good news. She’s been disappointed so many a time. 490 more words
You see someone with an “elfin” beauty and you immediately feel self-conscious or shamed, you think you’re overweight and just can’t fit in, you encounter someone more successful and you think you’re not living to your potential, you find people laughing cheerfully and wonder why home is so broken. 515 more words