Showing my true, real self is hard. Bullied, teased, made fun of for who you really were is hard to come from. That's why people put up walls, barriers, masks, to hide behind. They're afraid that people will do it again, just like the people before.
SO TRUE! But be careful what you think about. Here's a suggestion: "Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworth
This is you People who know you, know the character you carry. You are the most trustworthy & kindest person I've ever met. You commitment to your family, your friends, your faith & just people in general are inspiring to me. You make me a better person.