I was a neurotic for years. Anxious, depressed, selfish. And everyone kept telling me to
And I resented them, and agreed with them, and wanted to change, but simply
couldn’t, no matter how I tried.
What hurt the most was that, like the others, my closest friend kept urging me to
change. So I felt powerless and trapped.
One day he said “Don’t change. I love you as you are.”
Those words were music to my ears: “Don’t change. Don’t change. Don’t change…
I love you as you are.”
I relaxed. I came alive. And, suddenly, I changed!