Your imperfections are the birth of your healing.

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There is a Japanese tale about an emperor, many centuries ago, who dropped a favorite, prized bowl. The bowl shattered into many pieces. Distraught, the emperor sent a messenger on a journey of hundreds of miles to find someone who could repair the bowl. When his precious bowl was returned to the emperor, he was astounded to find that the shards had been adhered together…