"Emily took me on this journey where I discovered the pain inside was the little boy I had once ran to, and now away, from. The boy who divorced his vulnerability and innocence, to protect me through my darkest moments, had grown tired. I found him through Emily, and he had found me.
I began to reclaim threads of who I was and who I am going to be. No longer homesick for a place I constructed, but finding home in myself, a safe haven where I regained the relationship with the little boy, who had been keeping me sheltered for so long. A place where my heart is enlightened, and my soul is understood..."