She feels like she’s behind in life. Like everyone around her has found their path and is in the process of following it toward their future. But she isn’t even sure whether she’s pointed in the right direction.
Cancer: You thought you were special, but really, he acts the same way with everyone. You weren’t the only girl he was talking to. You were just one of many.
Foreplay for at least ten minutes longer than you usually do.
Since when did it become picky to want someone that will text back? Someone that will make you feel special? Someone that will stay the night after sex?
They don’t need you. They’ve learned to live without love. So if they choose to be with you, it’s because they’re serious about you. Because they believe you’re worth all the risks.
When I ignore your texts or tell you I’m too busy to hang out, I don’t feel guilty, like I’m hurting someone I love. I feel like I’m doing you a favor. Like I’m saving you from the horrors of having to be my friend.
You didn’t grow up seeing your parents plant kisses on each other and say, “I love you” before leaving the house. Affection is foreign to you. That’s why you’re so uncomfortable with PDA.
Does he actually care?
You post hot Instagram pictures in the hopes that he’ll see them. And if you think you’re going to run into him, you put a little extra effort into your appearance. You tell yourself that you’re trying to make him jealous, show him what he’s missing. But really, you’re hoping he decides he wants you back.
Settling is waking up next to someone, just because you can’t stand falling asleep alone. Settling is texting them about your big news, because you don’t have anyone else to talk to.