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For as long as I can remember, I have always been goal oriented; if I wasn’t attempting to achieve something at any given point in time, I was at a loss. Once one goal was accomplished, I was quickly off to working on attaining something new. It didn’t matter what I had finished - I rarely allowed myself a break, let alone gave myself time to appreciate and be proud of my accomplishments. The praise others gave me ...
It’s been almost 10 years that I’ve fought with this system. It’s reprehensible that I’ve needed to fight even one day.