You have never been nothing.
You are a body made up of unique DNA and cells that have multiplied into organs and tissues and skin and bones and a system that tries its best to protect you from influences that harm. You are the product of a long line of evolution, the present artifact of your ancestors successfully procreating until their genes were passed onto you. You are a product of chance and deliberate reason.
You occupy a definite space on this planet. You are mass and in your space, you exist.
You are a contributor to collective thought and discourse. You have opinions and decisions that ripple and reverberate in their results. Your words and silence and heavy pauses are all important, no matter the size of their relevance.
You are hope and sadness and betrayal. You are coldness and emotion. You are forgiveness and absolution. You are the…
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