Not Everyone Wants To See You Succeed…And This Includes So-Called “Friends”

I am lucky to have some true friends

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Jealous-Friends

Have you ever been to Red Lobster, or any market where you can see the lobsters in the tanks? If you look closely, you’ll notice something interesting.

Often, there are 10-15 lobsters in the tank, maybe more. Most of them sort of just hang at the bottom and don’t do very much. However, there may be one or even two who attempt to climb out.

As these lobsters attempt to climb out, you would notice that other lobsters are trying to drag them back down into the tank. This one or those two lobsters trying to climb out are doing the same as the other lobsters in the tank wish to do, but just aren’t doing. So, rather than following the example, the stagnant lobsters would rather just pull them back in.

Jealousy is such an ugly thing. The one thing about it is that it can be disguised in…

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3 thoughts on “Not Everyone Wants To See You Succeed…And This Includes So-Called “Friends”

  1. So true. It is hard to stick to our guns and let the negativity wash off us. But as I have got older and my self esteem has improved it has got easier.

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