Validation. Comfort. Hope. And a toolkit ... to move on. Gracefully. Definitively.
1955: Emmett Till, lynched at 14. 1989: The Central Park Five unleashed reportage echoing the Jim Crow era. Three common threads: white female victim, accused back male youth, actual innocence. Ken Burns schools us.
One, and only one, factor rules supreme in terms of ultimate success. Hard work, perseverance, faith, innovation? Mere byproducts.
Hard work? Perseverance? Ability? Talent? Each a mere byproduct of the true key to success → belief, i.e. mindset.