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Date Range: 07/23/2014 To 07/23/2014   Comments: 0 Views: 585
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         Throughout our lives we question a lot. Whether or not we're this or that. We all have that period to find ourselves. But to do that we have to do the scariest thing yet. We need to break our mask, that we try so hard to hide ourselves behind. The mask is our protection because we fear many things, and don't want to be hurt. However with that mask you'll never be happy, always hiding due to insecurities, never to be free. You need to break your mask and join us. Follow your heart, your soul, have humbleness, and sympathy. Don't influence yourself just because others are doing so.


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