Four ‘trick or treaters’ knocked on our door last Halloween. Somewhat unprepared to experience this novelty in Australia I managed to locate a few sweet treats for each of them, and they left happily bubbling with excitement.
Was I deceived by their costumes or weird masks? Of course not. And I’m sure they didn’t believe for a moment that they’d suddenly morphed into ugly or wicked creatures, either.
Sometimes, we put on a mask as we strive to feel accepted and loved. And over time we may come to accept the charade as part of ourselves.Continue Reading