"You've always had the power my dear, you just had to learn it for yourself." - Glinda, the good witch, The Wizard of Oz. Wow if we would learn that our power is from God and we already have it? How powerful we would be!
I had to choose my family over being all alone at the beach.not to mention, people from there never made me feel welcome and they let me know that I was an outsider and that I didn't belong. That's their territory.