A Man in the Woods

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I tried to erase the memories from those four days. Soon I realized that that was not the answer. I didn't want to forget, so I just stored the memories in the back of my mind, and now, when I am sad, I remember.I remember how we danced, how we laughed.

He was a nice boy. He didn't show off much, he wasn't mean. He was genuine. He was that boy at school that wasn't amazingly good looking but somehow still managed to go out with the prettiest and more popular girls. The ones who only wanted a man for the sake of having one. I just wish I was like the other girls. Because, I make myself think that boys only like girls with skimpy dresses, blond hair and long legs, even though I know it's not always true. I wear men's t-shirts and converse and the other girls try to stand out, they wear cropped things and try to be different. I don't like sticking out.
My friends, my family, pretty much everyone I have known have always told me 'never change yourself for someone'.I never really plan on changing myself, what would I change?
My face? No
My hair? No
My body? Maybe
I like to think that without all my flaws I wouldn't be me.If I didn't laugh loudly, if I wasn't as tactile, if I wasn't as shy. Without that, I wouldn't be me. I would be a stranger to myself.
So..I suppose that one of the hardest things that a person has to do is find another person who can see beyond those flaws. Who can see that they are not flaws. They are you. You are made up of thousands of flaws. You are not perfect. You are not a doll. You have good days and you have bad…...

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