“I didn’t want to crush my dreams.”
“You got this. I know you do.”
“Everyone deserves a love like yours.”
Changes and choices.
“I’ve come such a long way.”
Bring some glitter to your screens.
“There’s no one way to adulthood.”
“I don’t know what’ll happen but it doesn’t bother me.”
“You have to dust the haters off of you.”
Learning to be alone and embracing freedom.
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