I had to look up the definition of this prompt word and found that there were several and a couple of different point of views:
the instinct by which one’s actions are directed to the promotion of one’s own welfare or well-being, especially an excessive regard for one’s own advantage.
Is it narcissistic to do something for yourself? What if the only love that you feel is the love for yourself? There were times that I didn’t feel loved in my past and learning to love myself helped me through some really awful times. I’m still learning to love myself. I learned that it’s ok to love yourself and to take time to do something for yourself. It makes me feel alive and that I matter. If not to anyone else I matter enough to me.
Prompt Word: Self-Love
Her choice was life and left.
Self-love. (n.d.). Retrieved February 25, 2018, from http://www.dictionary.com/browse/self-love