Shadow (dariaphoebe) wrote,

"Do you feel any different?" he wondered. I had pondered it already. Did I feel any different? Did I expect to? Do you remember which day you got old? Me either. Every day feels like the one before. Defining points for change tend to be external, not ones where you've noticed your internal change. At least, at the level of days, it's hard to pick one where you can say you're completely different from yesterday.

"No", I replied. "Pretty much the same as last week. And I'm not sure there will come a day where I can say I do, any more than I can tell you when I got old."

Step 25: Have realistic expectations. There's no point in setting yourself up for disappointment.
Tags: hrt, transition

  • (no subject)

    For just a moment, as I continued along my riverside path, I let my eyes turn inland. There wasn't much reason to: ahead of me lie the trail I…

  • (no subject)

    As we stood at the curb, we talked about the city, the place I now called home. Until moments before, it had been business as we walked around an…

  • (no subject)

    As the rest of the band stepped away, just one remained. He delivered just a single verse, acoustic, before the others returned for the final song of…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.