knew the old you
understands the old you
appreciates the now you
loves the better you
aspires for an exceptional future of and about you
knows what to do for the later, higher version of you.
stays the same,
p.s. On Saturday my cousin Keyla had a 20th birthday picnic at Pelham Bay Park, and everyone was mingling about, enjoying the weather, and talking about their future goals, their future selves. My mom mentioned to my other cousin, Amanda, that her future self would appreciate what she’s doing now. And my mama is so right! Here’s to the future you!