and I’m going to see that guy at the party that looks awkward and uncomfortable and I’m going to talk to him and make him feel welcome and worthy, because that guy is me, and that is what I hope others will do for me too.
On Turning 30: Pool Parties, Body Shame, and a Little Bit of Wisdom
Lucas Bane

Keep talking to yourself Lucas and connecting with the real people. And I’m glad you said “for” and not “to” or “with” — which is where I think the wounds came from Lucas.

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