My mom picked up her needle and thread and started working on the hole on my jeans again. This was her 5th time working on the same hole. Because of the length of our travel and the restraint in space, our limited clothing wore out quickly. Within months my jeans thinned out to the point of no return and everyday new holes would appear or old patches would break again. Despite this hopeless cycle, my mom was still willing to put time and effort into fixing my pants when even I had given up. It is such a spirit that kept me going many times in life when I wanted to give up. My mom is far from perfect, but willingness and humility are two qualities of hers that has left a deep impact on my life.
It was almost midnight when I received a photo on WhatsApp. I chuckled to myself when I saw a a blurry photo a pair of chopsticks picking up a piece of cake.
“Good job!” I texted back on WhatsApp. Continue reading People Beauties Outshines Natural Beauties