Maybe you and your daughter both have thick thighs or wide ribcages. It’s easy to hate these non-size zero body parts. Don’t. Tell your daughter that with her legs she can run a marathon if she wants to, and her ribcage is nothing but a carrying case for strong lungs. She can scream and she can sing and she can lift up the world, if she wants.
Remind your daughter that the best thing she can do with her body is to use it to mobilize her beautiful soul."
It’s the little things; at first it was how safe I felt or how I enjoyed his company; Now it’s everything else too, the hugs, the way we can just sit together without needing to fill the silence, his ability to make me laugh so easily… I guess it’s always about those little things, those are what keeps it going. It’s what makes this love thing work.