Throughout our lives, we face adversity that seems to be out of our control. Our health may fail us, we lose loved ones, our finances aren’t where we need them to be, or unseen forces plague our mental health.
But when we light up a cigarette, we are in control of the danger in our futures; we are the creators, the owners, the catalysts to our own pain... finally.
Why do we knowingly perform unhealthy actions? Because we are exhausted by the unknown ruling our lives.