Thanks for reading and sharing your experiences!

It is sad when people are boxed into a description that limits them and how others perceive and treat them.

I don’t think it limits them anywhere near as much as it limits those doing the boxing and describing. They remain who they are — the people I have the good fortune to meet.

Meanwhile, the others only ever meet their preconceptions and, in doing so, simply meet themselves over and over again … which must be terribly dull : I already know what I’m going to say in advance — why would I want to spend my life listening to the mirror retell the same thing time and again?

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