Three Views on Hunger

To English, hunger is how we are: I am hungry.
To French, hunger is what we have: J’ai faim.
To Esan, hunger is a feeling that beats us: Ohanwen gbime.

What does your language say?
Does your language speak the truth?
What we tell ourselves is our reality, isn’t it?

Footnote:
Thinking about how language might affect perception, and by extension, experience of life.