It happens all the time: you wander into a store, see something ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL, and buy it.
On the face of it, there doesn't seem to be anything wrong with this, but do you truly think that every beautiful thing in the world must belong to you? Of course not...
We can easily distinguish between our admiration of a beautiful painting, or structure, or city, and our need to own that object of beauty.
However, when it comes to beautiful things that are available for sale, we often lose our sense of perspective. Just because a garment, scarf, handbag or piece of jewelry is aesthetically pleasing and well-crafted does NOT mean that it's appropriate for us to purchase.
Your closet is not a museum, and you are not responsible for being ... View the Post