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Emotional Limiters

Boys Don’t Cry

Photo by Sam Burriss on Unsplash

Boys are taught to hold back their tears,
in fear of being seen as weak..
To feel or express sadness is a “feminine” quality, many believe..
or any emotion for that matter,

The understanding of what a man is suppose to be:
A soldier, not swayed by his emotion,
Because these feelings will blind you from

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Shawn Newsome. | My stories are a combination of my life’s experiences, the experiences of others, and the things that come to mind.