You are beautiful, in every single way… but you don’t know you’re beautiful, and that’s what makes you beautiful. You’re amazing just the way you are, and you don’t have to try try try try so hard, you don’t have to give it all away. You don’t have to change a single thing. Take your makeup off. Let your hair down. Look into the mirror at yourself. Don’t you like you? ‘Cause I like you.
I’ve always been a little self-conscious about my diminutive height. 5’3″. 63 inches. Envious of my more gazelle-like and Gisele-like friends, I’ve spent many an hour wishing that my doctor’s prediction in 1995 of my eventual 5’7″ stature would have been more accurate. Does being 5’3″ prevent me from looking as thin as my taller friends? Did it hamper my success in swimming and dancing?