If someone doesn't see your beauty, you don't need to be around them. They don't deserve you. Let your sparkle shine, and when someone sees that beauty and loves you for who you are, that's who you should be around. You are important, you are precious. Do
Often our armor isn't needed. But sometimes it is. And it's far better to use past hurts as armor than to let them shackle us. As long as we remember to let that armor down and just let things go when it's not needed.