That was my idea of independence: earning my own money so I don’t have to ask anyone for anything

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But… I was wrong. I wasn’t independent. I was relying on the job, the company I was working for. Providing them my time, my energy, all that in order to get money and be the unrestrained woman I thought I was. Which is ridiculous. I rely on others to get in my purse what I trade with my sweat, my life resources.

I am a free woman – Emilie’s Moments of Wonder (wordpress.com)