20 years ago, I was a naive and hyper-sensitive college girl who used to get hurt by simple things.
20 years ago, I believed true love existed.
20 years ago, I was innocent and loyal.
20 years ago, I used to be possessive of my friends.
20 years ago, I believed that friends are forever and they never leave you.
20 years ago my best friend from school suddenly realized that I was boring.
20 years ago my friends didn’t like hanging out with me.
20 years ago, I believed that promises are true and meant to be kept.
20 years ago, I was shy and lacked confidence.
20 years ago, I was scared to take risks and always followed the rules.
20 years ago, I used to cry in silence.
20 years ago I was grieving the death of my Mom.
20 years ago, I felt like the ugliest girl on Earth.
20 years ago, my classmates thought I was a sad girl.
20 years ago, I was a clingy girl who used to get anxious.
20 years ago, I was everything that I am not today.
With each passing day, I changed a bit, toughened a bit, and like Kafka’s Gregor Samsa, I metamorphosed into something else. A tougher, nastier, more confident, more lethal, more powerful, ‘metamorphosed’ version of a girl who lived twenty years ago.
I received this tag from Vinay R at I Rhyme without Reason. It’s my pleasure to pass on this tag to Reema D’Souza at The Write World. There are 29 of us on this Blog Hop and it will be spread over 3 days – 1st, 2nd and 3rd November 2019. Do follow the #WordsMatter Blog Hop and prepare to be surprised!