Thought Catalog

Abby Maxwell

She has a passion for grilled cheese, writing, and Breaking Bad.

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We have built an idealistic outline of what it means to happy: a certain amount of friends/social status, a relationship, a specific body type, a socio economic status, etc. But what happens when a person has met all of these ideals and still feels empty?

I’ll just come out and say it: I have an obsession with the relationship of June Carter and Johnny Cash. They were beautiful and they made beautiful music–what more could anyone really want out of a relationship?

Going to a large state school has its ups and downs — I’ve heard a lot of students complain that a downside is that it’s essentially a giant high school.

My parents split up when I was in third grade. Two years later my mom came out to me: she was in a relationship with a woman she worked with.