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  • I have spent half my life making plans, devising steps between point A and point B. I believed I could control fate, but was outsmarted at my own game. For when I was busy making plans, life happened. Moments that seemed at the time to be inconsequential were not random nor accidental like I thought but a result of an action that came before it; each one finding order in an underlying plot. Every aspect of my life touched—family, friends, character, love, school, future, health, and money; everything unconsciously structuring everything else. What I learned was that even in the most banal moment something profound was happening, my life was taking shape.
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