The most appealing quality any person can possess is confidence. There is just something really attractive about someone who is comfortable in their own skin.
one writes of s c a r s h e a l e d , a loose parallel to the pathology of the skin, but t h e r e i s n o s u c h t h i n g in the life of an individual. there are open wounds, shrunk sometimes to the size of a pinprick, but wounds still. the marks of suffering are more comparable to the loss of a finger, or of the sight of an eye. we may not miss them, either, for one minute in a year, but if we should there is nothing to be done about it.