We all wear masks. You know, the ones we subconsciously layer on ourselves to match what we think others want to see. At our core, we all want to be liked and approved of by others. So we put on various masks throughout much of our lives in order feel like we belong.
Some masks are handed to us by other people and we wear them for years, even when they’re uncomfortable. And other times we so desperately want a particular mask to fit that we convince ourselves it’s perfect… and invest a lot of energy into making it work.
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