You Are Worth It - Building a Life Worth Fighting For


How much do I want to read more? 6/10

It feels like a war movie. We are in caught up in the action. Fire, explosions, injured guys, threat, fear, training…
It's well written, I didn't get much wisdom or reflection out of it yet thought.


Introduction - You Are Worth It

If we don’t spend our time on this earth looking out for one another, what are we really doing with our lives?
“Our lives are not our own. We are bound to others, past and present, and by each crime and every kindness, we birth our future.”

Chapter 1 - Afghanistan

Marines only half-jokingly compare it to the surface of the moon.
One of the first things you notice about the place is the dust. It consumes you. From the ground to the air, from your gear to your throat, the dust takes over.
We were physically trained, mentally hardened, and in a naive way, excited.