I Want to Go Home...
My home is a place of refuge, where my heart and memories reside, both good and bad. Within these four walls, I can relax and let my guard down, free from societal inhibitions. It is where I feel most at ease, as I know that the walls surrounding me are non-living and devoid of emotions. Therefore, I can express my feelings freely without fear of judgment or ridicule. This sense of freedom is liberating, allowing me to be my authentic self without any pretense or facade.
However, I often wish to adopt the same carefree attitude when interacting with the world outside my home. Living without constant fear of being judged or scrutinized would bring me greater happiness and contentment. Life is fleeting, and time is our most precious commodity. Therefore, wasting it preoccupied with other people's opinions seems foolish. Instead, we should be true to ourselves and embrace our unique opinions and perspectives. This is what makes us individuals, and it is what sets us apart from the crowd.
By living without judgment, we can experience less stress and more joy. I am committed to adopting this mindset and living life to the fullest within my home and the world beyond, for it is only by embracing our true selves and living authentically that we can truly experience the fullness and richness of life.
© 2010 Ruchira