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We’re Supposed to “Move On” from Our Past

But what about the scars, the damage, the pain?

Recently, I was with a group of friends. While exchanging family stories, sympathy, and laughter about the past, I commented that many of us come to adulthood a bit damaged.

“I don’t think I’m damaged,” said Celia.



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Julie Ranson

Julie Ranson


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