I want to be the me that has it all figured out

“I’m sorry I’m always so depressing. I’ll do my best while you’re gone.”

I was recently asked what book or film character I would become if I could become any character I wanted. It’s a surprisingly difficult question to answer — or maybe it’s just my tendency to overthink things. Is it worth becoming a character that isn’t rather similar to oneself? It’s difficult for me to imagine…