Evolution is not always beautiful and it requires sacrifice. Remarkably, nature has perfected the art of change. We, her meek residents are still learning. To know sacrifice is to know change. Growth requires the falling away of things. Birds shed feathers, arthropods release themselves from their exoskeleton, experiencing a rebirth of sorts growing into their new frame. We must allow several layers to fall away to ensure a successful change. Human growth demands an internal shift. The mind must adopt new thinking. We must be willing to release unhealthy habits and sever ties with toxic people. There is a general shift happening in the world today. Increasingly, people are beginning to see.