Beyonce on turning 40
The celebrated artist celebrated her birthday on September 4th. She took her time to pen a heartwarming letter thanking everyone who wished her a happy birthday. She wrote ” I’m so thankful for every inspiring human who took the time to send me all the beautiful messages. I cried tears of joy and was covered in chilly bumps. Your videos, your posts, your countdowns, your playlists, and your well wishes, I will cherish forever. I’m grateful to everyone involved, especially the fans, for the time and level of detail it took to organize such beautiful tributes. I admire and respect all of you and I thank you from the bottom of my heart. ”
Harpers Bazaar and Apple music rallied several celebrities to celebrate her birthday like the icon she is. From Megan Thee Stallion, DJ Khaleed, Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, and many more.
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The R&B queen also defined what this means to her. Beyonce on turning 40, added to her letter by saying ” This is the first year that I really understand what it really means to be alive and to live in the moment. It’s the first time that I have an understanding of how fragile life truly is, how hard life can be at times. Therefore how important it is to stop and smell the roses during the good times.”
“The more mature I become, the more I understand and the deeper my joy grows. There’s freedom and liberation knowing that I’ve made it to the other side of my sacrifice. I’m finally giving myself permission to enjoy the seeds I’ve worked so hard to plant my whole life,” she added. She has worked hard her entire life to become the entertainment and business mogul she is. Beyonce says she’s giving herself permission to enjoy the seeds she’s worked so hard to plant her whole life.
Beyonce pens in her letter ” Whoever tried to condition women to feel that we are supposed to be old or unhappy when we turn 40 got it ALL THE WAY F’d UP. This has absolutely been the best I’ve felt in my life. I’m so grateful to be GROWN, GROWN.”