Still waters run deep, don't they? Most women with Invisible Disabilities look just like you and me on the surface; but if you were to dig a bit deeper you would find a different story; perhaps one with a lot of emotional pain, neurological issues, layers of physical pain and/or distress, etc.
Some of us have disabilities society struggles to understand - and that's okay. We get it. We don't look like we should be any different than you. But in our authentic form, we require perhaps a bit more compassion than you were expecting to give - and that can be uncomfortable and even confusing at first.
But cheer up, buttercup, there is an upside:
you know a Mermaid! How magical is that?
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