Days slip into weeks, weeks turn into months and months transform into years. Calendars are changing and so am I.
Yes, I am changing. *After loving my parents, my siblings, my spouse, my children, my friends, now I have started loving myself.*
Yes, I am changing. *I just realized that I am not “ Atlas ” and the world does not rest on my shoulders.*
Yes, I am changing. *I now stopped bargaining with poor vegetables and fruits vendors. After all, a few rupees more is not going to burn a hole in my pocket but it might help the poor fellow save for his daughter’s school fees.*
Yes, I am changing. *I pay the autowalla / cabbie and walk away without waiting for the change.The extra money might bring a smile on his face. After all, he is toiling much harder for a living than me.*
Yes, I am changing. *I stopped telling the elderly that they have already narrated that story many times. After all, the story makes them walk down the memory lane and relive the past.*
Yes, I am changing. *I have learned not to correct people even when I know they are wrong. After all, the onus of making everyone perfect is not on me. Peace is more precious than perfection.*
Yes, I am changing. *I give compliments freely and generously. After all its a mood enhancer not only for the recipient but also for me*.
Yes, I am changing. *I have learned not to bother about a crease on my shirt or a spot on my skirt. After all, personality speaks louder than appearances*.
Yes, I am changing. *I walk away from people who don’t value me. After all, they might not know my worth, but I do*.
Yes, I am changing. *I remain cool when someone plays dirty politics to outrun me in the rat race.After all, I am not a rat and neither am I in any race*.
Yes, I am changing. *I am learning not to be embarrassed by my emotions. After all, it’s my emotions that make me human.*
Yes, I am changing. *I have learned that it’s better to drop the ego than to break a relationship. After all, my ego will keep me aloof whereas with relationships I will never be alone*.
Yes, I am changing. *I’ve learned to live each day as if it were the last. One day, it certainly would be the last *.
Yes, I am changing. *I am doing what makes me happy. After all, I am responsible for my happiness, and I owe it to me.*