“Where did that shy, timid girl go?  The one who was afraid of almost everything?” he asked.

“Her Master taught her that she wasn’t those things,” she replied.

“And how did he do that?” he asked.

“He saw through her doubts and fears.  He believed she was strong and confident even though she didn’t.  Through his love and confidence, she found her strength and confidence.  And grew into the woman he deserves,” she replied.