There is a battle between two wolves inside us all. One is Evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, inferiority, lies and ego. The other is Good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. And which wolf wins? The one you feed.
Decide this minute to never again beg anyone for the love respect & attention. Never ask, never give the Narcissi's/Psychopath the benefit of the doubt. Shame on us if we do. Love and respect yourself.
Still Beautiful - "Generally, by the time you are Real, most of your hair has been loved off, and your eyes don't see as well and you get loose in the joints and very shabby. "But these things don't matter at all, because once you are Real you can't be ugly, except to people who don't understand" The Velveteen Rabbit (still makes me cry)