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Life Lessons | Every time you feel yourself being pulled into other people’s nonsense, repeat these words- “not my circus, not my monkeys.”
Came from the slave days, and was considered a medical disease which needed curing if a slave was wanting to escape. So, metaphorically speaking, this word can be used as a noun if you feel trapped and ache for escape.:
I was told I was dangerous. I asked why. Their response was "because you don't need anyone." I smiled.
Someone from Fort Campbell North, Kentucky, US posted a whisper, which reads "I was told I was dangerous. I asked why. Their response was "because you don't need anyone." I smiled."