When did being alone become something that we wear like a badge of honour? When did connection become something we scorn out of pride?
Here is what I know for sure: Now is not the right time to do that thing you’ve been waiting to do.
You can’t keep dancing with the devil and ask why you’re still in hell.
6. Be a soul-searcher.
4. They pick up on subtle patterns in your behaviour.
15. Obsess yourself into a dark, dreary hole of self-loathing.
We all want resolutions as simple as purchasing a plane ticket, updating our “Current City” on Facebook and moving on with our lives, but we forget that our emotional ties run deeper than that.
Here’s to the damsels who pulled themselves out of distress and to the heroines who didn’t wait around to be saved.
We don’t need to show up now. Nothing happens in the real world anyway.
I’m texting you this because our generation has whittled interaction down into a series of superficial scripts that we exchange with one another on autopilot but I’m almost okay with the trivialities if they end up leading me to you.