you are valuable to god. he chose you. chose to create you, just the way you are. give you the world you’re born into, the family, the community, the experiences. equipped you with abilities to handle all he puts in your path. he chose you to be muslim. and his bounty towards you didn’t end there. so bear patiently all the trials he puts before you. you can handle them. he made sure of that when he made you. the strong, resourceful, playful, wonderful gazelle. pass it on. the joy. the love. the gratefulness. to him you belong, and to him, your beloved, you shall return. end all. be all. with the grace and help of god, the loved one. my beloved is the one.