It Was So Whitewashed That She Almost Couldn’t Believe What She Was Seeing

You spend so much of your life, as a person with obsessive-compulsive disorder, a person with any kind of mental illness, trying to camouflage your habits, trying to appear normal.

Lena Dunham, Fresh Air interview with Terry Gross

This hit me hard because it’s so true. And it gets exhausting camouflaging one’s mental illness and trying to fit into society’s limiting scope of what it means to be normal and sane.