Depression has no regard for people, places, or times; talent manager Ubi Franklin shares a chilling example of how he was able to push off depression at a party.
Franklin revealed on his Instagram story that he became depressed thirty minutes after arriving at a birthday party surrounded by his close friends. He was able to overcome depression, however, by reflecting deeply on his life achievements.
On his instagram story, he wrote: “I was at a friends 35th Birthday Celebration yesterday and 30mins after I got in, I got so depressed and lonely and beside were a lot of mygood friends.
“I struggled to get my mind off and focus on the party. Few minutes later, a friend came to me and said guess what my wife showed me a few days ago and I said what?
“He said he saw a picture of us in 2007-2008 in takwa bay Lagos and he looked at the picture and saw that I was the only one who had not platform at the time, had tobuild mine.
“Everyone in that picture parents were billionaires, serving ministers at the time, former Top government officials.
“This got me thinking, you have done alot in your 36 years on Earth, there’s got to be more where this came from, just keep doing what youknow how to do best and leave the rest for God.
“Boom I got back into the party and I’m grateful didn’t let the situation take over me.