No, I was wrong; I didn’t jump off the roof because I wanted to be like the Dauntless. I jumped off because I already was like them, and I wanted to show myself to them. I wanted to acknowledge a part of myself that Abnegation demanded that I hide.
This is a private transmission from District 13 with a message.
The M o c k i n g j a y lives.
Caring about people.
What do you hear?
The key. T h e k e y t o b r e a k t h e c o d e .
If what someone else says can easily derail you, it means your sense of self isn’t that firmly established in the first place. It’s an inside job. You’re beautiful and worthy and totally unique. People insult each other based on their own insecurities, even though it may feel personal, it really never is. Really. Seriously.
A warrior with wings