#17 Thoughts on family in less than 100 words ...

Payal Harrikaran says that family is more than blood. It is the people who have been there throughout your life. The ones you've cried and laughed with, the ones who've seen you at your worst and best. They are the people who will support you no matter what you choose to do with your life. They will always be there, no matter what.

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#20 Thoughts on family in less than 100 words

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