Michelle Obama’s letter to her younger self is so tender it has broken me

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As a perfect person, it’s hard to imagine Michelle Obama having any doubts about herself. Hasn’t she always assumed that she was brilliant, graceful, and exceptionally good at gardening? Didn’t she always think that she would one day become one of the most powerful people in the world and achieve it by being … nice?
According to Obama’s new memoir, Becoming, she wasn’t always so confident.
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Michelle Obama’s letter to her younger self is so tender it has broken me