What if life is just a dress rehearsal?

…In the sense that we only have one life to live on earth, and each moment passed is one that can never be recovered, then we can begin to see life not as a dress rehearsal to be taken lightly, but as a show where the curtains are open, the audience is seated, and the lights are on.

How not to say, ‘I am fine’, when you are not.

The truth is that, the place of talking with rather than just talking to someone cannot be overemphasized. Despite this, many are reticent to share their problems because of the fear of people being reluctant to care. There may be the many unfortunate incidents of betrayal and backstabbing by those who are trusted with intimate information, yet there are a number that are still reliable.