My little brother got into outer space and stuff so my step-mom bought him a place mat with all the planets on it. When I first saw it, I was upset, because it was newer and so Pluto wasn’t labeled. I was about to say something when I noticed something…
I’ve struggled with depression and anxiety disorder for most of my life. During most of that time, I basically had no hope of my life ever improving. But it did. Things absolutely do get better. I’ll never be “cured” per se, but I’m at a place where it’s all manageable and it doesn’t control my life. Feels great, man.
If you’re going through some stuff, try to remember that you’re not alone.
(Everyone: I encourage you to share your own experiences. It could help somebody.)
There are few effective treatments as universal as talking to somebody.
“While performing the responsibilities of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, walk, see, and hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, feel, lift, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must be mobile.”—
Gordon Food Service Working Conditions for Retail Sales Associate
Thank you for the information, GFS. I had not intended on seeing, hearing, or reaching with my hands and arms.
dude, you’re allowed to disagree with Plato. That’s the point of Socrates, he makes you think about things for himself and doesn’t always say what he means. You’re allowed to call philosophers out when they say things that don’t make sense.
Yeah, I know. It just feels wrong to disagree with the “father of Western philosophy,” especially as a college student with exactly two (but really only one) philosophy classes under my belt. But I know that there’s nothing actually wrong with it. It’s just a bit weird to me.