In a society where being brave doesn’t come easy, netizens are sharing their stories of the bravest things they’ve done in life:
What is the bravest thing you have ever done for yourself?
— Saadia Ahmed (@khwamkhwah) February 9, 2021
And while the tweets may sound upsetting, they’ll leave you with renewed hope and courage to do that very thing you’ve been hesitant to do:
Gave up my secured job working in a company owned by the Royal Family of Sharjah for a full-time YouTube career and moved back solely believing that I will make it in this. I think I kinda did. https://t.co/71bHmJchKi
— Puffin Man (@junaidakram83) February 9, 2021
Walked out of an abusive marriage that ticked all the boxes for "well-settled" for the spectators. https://t.co/lGQ1K47lUT
— Ell_Enn (@ell_enn) February 10, 2021
I was 17, nikal parra for a solo trip. Spent a month alone in Northern Areas. From one spot to another, arranged everything at my own, that experience taught me various lessons of life.
— Faizan Lakhani (@faizanlakhani) February 9, 2021
The most important thing you can do for yourself:
T h e r a p y https://t.co/w7jQzsWO0K
— S. (@someaningless) February 9, 2021
More power to you and your brother:
Always protected my schizophrenic brother and living in a country like Pakistan where people are willing to shake your spirits if you are vulnerable – always made my parents care less about 'loug kya kahein gey' about him.
— Hurria Rehman (@hurria_rehman) February 9, 2021
That’s all you need!
i am brave all the time , speak my heart out 🙂 Don't hide things anymore , and that's why i have small social circle 🙂 happy with that 🤗
— Hafsa Parveen (@DrParveen24) February 9, 2021
I rebuilt my life from just a luggage bag.
— MP (@MariaPtweets) February 10, 2021
We all have different definitions of brave and different ideas that define brave:
Maybe the bravest thing I do for my own self is writing my mind out on Twitter n that’s it 🤔🤔
— Dr Humma Saif (@HummaSaif) February 9, 2021
Whenever you’re ready ❤
I think I have a brave story to tell but I am not brave enough to share it yet. 🙇🏽♀️
— Maheen (@Maheen23697624) February 9, 2021
Said NO ! https://t.co/NRUtYgIqR4
— Aysha Khan (@khan_ash1) February 10, 2021
Takes a lot of courage:
Took a huge leap of faith https://t.co/RGEnaNAZMt
— DoodleBob (@cordonblues09) February 9, 2021
Tried walking normal after training legs. https://t.co/MXqlvBOtAf
— Daal Chawal (@DaalChawal3) February 10, 2021
That’s the spirit:
Kept going despite wanting to legit kill myself everyday! https://t.co/cxWLPfRect
— Rubab(e) (@Comrade_SSR) February 10, 2021
Dragged an MPA's son in his tank-tops and shalwar to the police station in Islamabad's December cold because he refused to pay the money he owed. https://t.co/Kapwn2f1UJ
— Resident of Banana Republic of Bannistan (@Affanarchist) February 10, 2021
We’re proud of you too!
Climbed a terrifying mountain, ended a bad relationship, I guess I’ve done a lot I’m proud of 🙂 https://t.co/oKx4d2XR4H
— nur nasreen (@Nuri_ibrahim) February 9, 2021
It is what it is:
stopped explaining myself to everyone. https://t.co/ACcisup7Cf
— z (@zchishtii) February 9, 2021
This is so important:
Never stop trying https://t.co/pnVmr2dgZw
— Amna Khan (@amnaukhan) February 9, 2021
Girl, you’re amazing!
overcame severe depression and rebuilt my life when quite literally every part of it was in tatters. took every last ounce of energy I had but proud to this day. https://t.co/yzvWYHdgV3
— Lady Bird (@gothrolls) February 9, 2021
And made the best out of it?
Accepted the unexpected! https://t.co/7m1FWfGT9f
— Sobiah Qureshi (@SobiahQ) February 9, 2021
No achievement is small:
Learning driving🚗 these days. It may nt b the "bravest" for sm,but I used to end up recalling #PPC Chap16 after holding car's steering evrytime (- #LawyersProblem👀) Fought tht fear; now at 2rd-gear stage of driving. Nt pro= into 3,4& 5 G,yet satisfied esp. at my reversing. 🙌🕶️ https://t.co/ka5fPNSqPY
— Hina Mahar Nadeem (@HinaMaharN) February 10, 2021
Not Giving up https://t.co/mRDcWG2VJK
— 𝚄𝚂𝙼𝙰𝙽 ™️🔧 (@UKhattak03) February 10, 2021
Complained about an abusive boss (and subsequently lost my job) https://t.co/oKx4d2XR4H
— nur nasreen (@Nuri_ibrahim) February 9, 2021
Left that engineering degree & tackled the aftershocks with grace:) https://t.co/CO8bqvXDx8
— Hashim Shah (@HashimShahSyed) February 9, 2021
Share motivation pls:
آلو کھائے بغیر پانچ مہینے ہو چلے ہیں https://t.co/0tMyCoCxL5
— علیشہ (@Aleeshazetoon) February 10, 2021
Got my biopsy done alone and then drove back home under local anesthesia. By the time I reached home, its effect was gone and OH MY GOD IT WAS HORRIBLE lol https://t.co/n1BUEcwlxe
— Riasat ki maut (@mahobili) February 9, 2021
Yes girl, slap ’em hard!
I've slapped a guy in public for inappropriately touching in bazar. https://t.co/g87nJJZ6cA
— Mashal K. (@MissMysh86) February 9, 2021
Glad you did:
Kept myself alive when chances were almost none. https://t.co/ZJrQaOQO8V
— Rana Shazib (@RmShazib) February 9, 2021
Stood up for myself. https://t.co/0pbDaUNvFc
— Meph⚓ (@UnitedsFreak) February 9, 2021
We salute you!
Cycled to my molester’s (my best-friend’s dad) house, confronted him & threatened to tell his son & wife if he didn’t stop. I was 11.
He never laid a finger on me or my sister again. https://t.co/IGOKoCZkyL
— Parvaneh (@parvaneh91) February 9, 2021
What’s the bravest thing you’ve done for yourself? Share with us in the comments below!