A warrior chooses to ask for [and then diligently allows] the powers to strip off the false layers to expose what may be hiding beneath.
Finding your spirit is painful and courageous. It is scary and painful to have your pathetic false veneer shredded off. It is also frightening to face the possibility that there may not be anything so wonderful beneath. It is tremendously honorable to finally decide to find out.
It’s better to know than not know.