I have no idea who created this, or where it came from. I saw it in my Facebook feed today (thanks Laura!) and began bawling. I immediately knew I wouldn't be doing the New Year's post I had planned for today.
Mason is a boy, and I think it is easier for him to be without his hair. I can't deny that there is a certain stigma about girls and hair, in our society. Mason hasn't had a problem with losing it; I believe he actually prefers not having hair.
But for every girl out there--young and old--who is battling cancer and knows that beauty has nothing to do with hair:
This one is for you.
Happy New Year!