When we grew up the old riddle went like this:
Stickes and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me.
How could they be so wrong?
Stickes and stones may break my bones, yes, but words can kill me.
Think before you react or speak. Scares from physical abuse fade on our skin and in our minds but words we chose to speak or have been subjected to can destroy us for as long as we live.
This is, Being Me Sober