Society sets up this view that we can be flawless creatures with perfectly coiffed hair, spotless make-up and prideful demeanors to project this image that we are not beautiful unless we achieve society’s standards of beauty. 317 more words
The strength of a woman is not measured by the impact that all her hardships in life have had on her; but the strength of a woman is measured by the extent of her refusal to allow those hardships to dictate her and who she becomes.
“An adoptee’s curiosity about one’s past is not a rejection of one’s present nor a sign of unhappiness or dysfunction. It is exploring what should be the adoptee’s already-knowledge of one’s personal history and family members.”