As I looked into a mirror for the first time since I had left my home so long ago, I barely recognized myself. Gone was the carefree girl who used to play in the forest. Now I saw a women, dark eyes full of shame, sadness, and despair; lips that had not curled into a smile for far too long; and a scar down the side of my face to forever remind me of my betrayal. I saw a coward.
"It's so difficult to feel comfortable in the body you have. You always want to look a different way, taller or thinner, whatever it may be. I still struggle with it. I think everybody does." - Scarlett Johansson