“Just wait. I’ll prove you wrong.”
“Does that mean I’m no one?”
“I have never been so happy to accept a sign of rejection.”
“Things aren’t bad. They just haven’t become great fast enough.”
Learning to accept ourselves.
“There’s no one way to adulthood.”
The actress on her latest role.
“I have nothing else to say.”
Mental health and looking towards the future.
“It’s hard to leave my daydreams.”
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