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"Breaking Shadows: A Journey to Self-Discovery"


By Pasukan GoblokPublished 3 months ago 2 min read

Once upon a time in a small village, there lived a young boy named Tommy. Tommy was a bright and energetic child, always eager to explore the world around him. However, his life was overshadowed by the constant pressure of following his parents' every word.

Tommy's parents were well-respected in the community, known for their traditional values and strict beliefs. They believed that their way of life was the only path to success and happiness, and they expected Tommy to adhere to their principles without question.

From a young age, Tommy was molded into the image his parents had envisioned for him. He attended the schools they chose, participated in activities they deemed suitable, and befriended children approved by his parents. His days were filled with schedules and routines dictated by his family's expectations.

Despite his inner desire to explore his own interests and forge his own path, Tommy hesitated to defy his parents' wishes. The fear of disappointing them and facing their disapproval loomed over him like a dark cloud. Yet, deep down, Tommy yearned for a life that was uniquely his own.

One day, as Tommy strolled through the village, he encountered an old man known for his wisdom and open-mindedness. Intrigued by the old man's unconventional views, Tommy decided to seek his guidance. The wise man listened to Tommy's struggles and shared stories of his own youth, filled with moments of rebellion and self-discovery.

Empowered by these tales, Tommy realized that he deserved a chance to shape his own destiny. With newfound courage, he started expressing his true passions and interests, even if they contradicted his parents' expectations. Tommy embraced the journey of self-discovery, making friends outside the confines of his parents' circle and exploring activities that truly ignited his soul.

As Tommy gradually carved his own path, he encountered resistance from his parents. However, with the support of the wise old man and newfound friends, he stood firm in his pursuit of happiness. Over time, his parents began to witness the positive changes in Tommy's life – his confidence, happiness, and genuine fulfillment.

In the end, Tommy's parents learned a valuable lesson about the importance of allowing their child to follow his own dreams. The village, once bound by strict traditions, started to appreciate the beauty of individuality and self-expression. Tommy's story became an inspiration for other young souls seeking the courage to break free from the chains of expectation and embrace the richness of life on their own terms.

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About the Creator

Pasukan Goblok

do what I think and don't think of failure because everything will not go according to what is desired.

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