“Be obscure clearly” – E.B. White –
“It is only shallow people who require years to get rid of an emotion. A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he can invent a pleasure. I don’t want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.”
– Oscar Wilde –
Answer: yes. Reality (women or men): often feel like the answer is no.
But, the truth is in the first answer: yes. We are enough. We do enough. We think / work / play / parent / friend / spouse and so on enough.
We just need to remember that, whenever we have done our best (and that is ALWAYS changing), enough REALLY is enough. :)
…she was already a person. :) And that, is always more important.
May precocious young women everywhere adopt Eloise’s ethos, and, recognize their inner resources.
And let Johnnyswim be the ones to take you on such a wonderfully romantic journey.