Marianne (resplendentposy) wrote,
Marianne
resplendentposy

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Some very poignant images of the war in Iraq

We really have it so easy...

I have my own problems, but they’re all psychological. God knew what he was doing when he made me. Because I simply could not deal with such situations. I have said that it’s a good thing that I’m pretty, else I might have attempted suicide. I am so fragile, and it’s taken so long to build up some semblance of self-esteem. I could not imagine life as some of these people must live. And then seeing that little boy with no arms... My body is so precious to me, my sight... I just couldn’t deal with losing something like that. I am so fortunate to have what I have, the love, the surroundings, the gifts. But.. my inner world is so much different. I still feel so lost...

This is the picture I was looking for originally, by the way. I saw it in the newspaper. It just.. speaks...
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