Pain, Pride & Petunias

Walked 0.3 miles to 168th Street > 1 train to 96th Street > 2 train to Wall Street

SOS

"But pride's gonna be the death of you and you and me."

-Kendrick Lamar

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I.N.D.E.P.E.N.D.E.N.T.

My pride can get in the way of things at times when it comes to asking for help. Has this ever happened to you? Well, if it has here is a newsflash! You, we...I DO NOT know it all and CAN NOT do it all alone. If you did, who taught you? I had a hard time understanding this because I always wanted to show everyone around me that I was self sufficient. This, was not realistic and often times foolish of me to think. I had to break it down to understand. Just think, for every student there was a teacher. For every child there was a mother or parent figure.

Lean On Me

Now, I find comfort in my shortcomings. I'm okay with needing help at times and understanding that I don't know it all. Knowing that I have a great support system in my family, my sisters, my friends...and my life. Until next time...

 

 

Xoxo, 

Badie