All from Ingrid’s Notes on Wordpress, direct link here.
You are not a burden.
You are not a bother.
You enhance the lives of others.
People smile, not groan, when you text them.
i hit my coworkers shoulder lightly and he was like “you’re going to make me cry like a girl” and i was like “what’s wrong with being a girl?” and he was quiet for a moment then he looked into the distance and whispered “the social standards they’re forced to live by”