“The thing that kills me is that I was SO nice to him”
“I’m too damn nice. I need to stop being so naive”
“Seriously, stop being so nice”
𝒯𝒽𝓇𝑒𝑒 sentences that people have said to me this week alone.
When did being “kind” become so hurtful?
It can be, can’t it? We feel like we go out of our way for someone and treat them with extreme kindness, empathy and love and it backfires on us instead.
Makes you a little jaded and cautious, doesn’t it?
I know. I live this on the daily.
But I am asking you... please
𝐵𝑒 𝓀𝒾𝓃𝒹 𝒶𝓃𝓎𝓌𝒶𝓎
Because you know what guys and gals? It’s 💯 not you. If you can walk away from a situation knowing deep down that you treated someone with kindness and they didn’t reciprocate 𝐼𝓉’𝓈 𝓃𝑜𝓉 𝓎𝑜𝓊.
So be kind anyway. Shower that love over people like pink unicorn glitter rain 🦄 and let what is to be, be.