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Dear Brother,

As I sit to pen these words, a rush of emotions sweeps over me with many regrets and reflections intertwined. It's with a heavy heart that I'm admitting my shortcomings, the unspoken words, and the withheld gestures of affection that have lingered between us. You see, I've always been awkward in expressing myself, restrained by self-imposed hesitations that have nothing to do with you and everything to do with my own insecurities. It's a confession I wish I could make in person, to finally break free from the shackles of my own reservations.

You, my dear sibling, have always been my hero, a guiding light in the labyrinth of life. There was a time when I wanted nothing more than to be a reflection of your strength and grace, believing you to be the epitome of perfection. As the years rolled on and the innocence of youth gave way to the complexities of adulthood, I came to realize that you, too, were human, subject to the same flaws and imperfections that touch us all. It was a revelation that shattered my illusions but also made me appreciate you all the more.

You navigated your own battles with an unwavering composure, a stoic facade that never betrayed the struggles beneath. And long before our parents, it was you who showed me the essence of adulthood, not in attaining perfection, but in the ability to falter, to err, and to rise stronger from the lessons learned.

So here I am, pouring out the gratitude and love that may not have always found its voice, but has always been present in my heart. I hope these words bridge the gaps left by my reticence, and you can feel the depth of emotion they carry. You may not have heard these sentiments often, but they are all the more genuine for their rarity. You are the embodiment of love and wisdom, a testament that affection need not always be vocal to be deeply felt.

With love and sincerity,

Your Silly Little Sister

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