“Don’t do something permanently stupid just because you’re temporarily upset” On the list of “things I need to tattoo on my face backwards, so I see them every time I look in the mirror” and this may have to go on a t-shirt, as well.
Today will Never come again. Be a blessing. Be a friend. Encourage someone. Take time to care. Let your words heal, and not wound. Stay positive, and make a difference! I try to do these things everyday.
Your journey has molded you for your greater god, and it was exactly what it needed to be. Don't think that you've lost time. It took each and every situation you have encountered to bring you to the now. And now is right on time.