September 26, 2012

On his own

He stepped out the door, adjusted the backpack over his shoulder and started the long walk toward a new life. He needed this. Needed the change, so he was walking away from it all. He’d been down the wrong path and now it was time to take the right road for good. It didn’t matter what his old friends and family thought. They only saw his past and refused to believe that he had taken a different path to a better life. But now it was time to do for himself, even if he had to do it on his own.