I used to be one of those kids whose mother had to say over and over again, to make their bed.
I never liked it. It felt like a silly, time wasting thing to do. Why make my bed if I was going to mess it up again later that night?
So when I became an adult ** insert happy cheers of presupposed freedom** I rarely made my bed every morning.
I have tremendous discipline when it comes to my work; maybe that’s why I felt it’s okay to overlook smaller things. Like taking 2 minutes in the morning to make my bed.
Until I came across Admiral McRaven’s speech.
It struck a chord in my heart. I found it so inspirational and empowering.
Sharks terrify me. A photo of them alone can send shivers down my spine. But sharks don’t only swim in dark murky waters, sometimes they put on a nice shirt and walk around on two legs.
And I will call their spade a spade and I will not back down.
Diplomacy, is a funny word. With an even funnier definition. Funny, as in tricky. But we have all been given a voice, and I choose to use it. They can take my microphone away, but they cannot take away my voice.
Needless to say, I do not leave the house with an unmade bed anymore.
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