I Am Ugly

Song of the Day: Try by Colbie Caillat

Perception is deadly when judging yourself. We allow the actions of others to dictate who we are as a person. I tell people all the time that I’m ugly. That word holds no power over me. Often the first thing people say when I say I’m ugly the say “no you’re not.” I’m going to break it down as to why I say I’m ugly.  I’m ugly in the sense that I’m not everyone’s type. I don’t use the word ugly anymore. I’ve matured in my way of thinking in regards to what’s attractive and what’s not. The wording I say is “not my type.” I precisely use that phrase because it’s not that a person is ugly, but its that I like a certain look. It’s why I say yes I am ugly to someone and attractive to someone. Recently someone that wasn’t my type became my type through other avenues.  As I get to know more about her its become more than just an outer appearance that makes a person attractive.  So what I’m saying is that accept that you’re not everyone’s type. It doesn’t make you any less beautiful.  If you ask me I’m a handsome guy and that’s not just because of what’s external but also what’s internal. 

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