The Ugly Duckling Was Really a Beautiful Swan

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The story of the Ugly Duckling highlights several timeless truths about life. We sometimes find ourselves in a society which doesn’t value our natural talents and gifts.

The story of the Ugly Duckling is the story of a swan which got lost and found itself swimming with the ducklings. Because it didn’t look exactly like them, the ducklings teased the swan and called it ugly.

Eventually, the swan was rescued and taken back to the other swans. There it discovered that it was not an ugly duckling but a beautiful swan.

If you find yourself in an unfavorable circumstance or society where you are undervalued and underappreciated, trust that time and circumstances will move you to where you truly belong, where your true value is understood and appreciated, and where you realize that you’re not an ugly duckling but a beautiful swan