wow amazing story. And not just the weight loss. I'm so happy you weren't crushed by that horrible childhood. People like you truly show us how resiliant and strong the human mind really is.
Our greatest fear is not that we are inadequate, but that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented, and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God