To me, "fearless" is not the absence of fear. It's not being completely unafraid. To me, fearless is having fears. Fearless is having doubts. Lots of them. To me, fearless is living in spite of those things that scare you to death. Fearless is falling madly in love again, even though you've been hurt before. Fearless is walking into your freshman year of high school at fifteen. Fearless is getting back up and fighting for what you want over and over again . . . even though every time you've tried before, you've lost. It's fearless to have faith that someday things will change. Fearless is having the courage to say goodbye to someone who only hurts you, even if your can't breathe without them. I think it's fearless to stop believing in them. It's fearless to say "you're not sorry," and walk away. I think loving someone despite what people think is fearless. I think allowing yourself to cry on the bathroom floor is fearless. Letting go is fearless. Then, moving on and being alright . . . that's fearless too.Taylor Swift
What does fearless mean to you?
Thursday, January 07, 2010
So after reading the following, I'm think that my word for 2010 is going to be FEARLESS. But possibly still PROGRESSIVE.
Posted by Vanessa at 9:38 PM