He explained that, "losing the job didn't break him as much as what happened after", his trusted partner in a moment of trial disappeared.
we are a product of our past, a brand of our today and the advert of our future
It is good to aim for the highest mountain, to set goals worthy of the future but it is wise to know that to fly to the highest mountain you will have to start from jumping ridges.
"And if you have resolved to make the required change, then now is the time; you don't have to wait till morning, Monday, birthday or new year before you start something new, now is the best time of your life to do what must be done." This is a must read!
You are Special by creation, don't become less by trying to be someone else. Be yourself, improve on who you are on daily basis and your uniqueness will speak for you.
Trying to erase it will make more people know about your mess, and the stigma is for life.