Stop and close your eyes for a second. But like, also leave them open to read. Close them, but leave them open enough to read sort of. Find some functional medium between open and closed. Actually, I’m not sure what you should do with your eyes, but whatever you do, make sure it’s dramatic and readerly. Be pensive. Are you ready? Okay great.
Words of appreciation spoken directly to your romantic partner go far in paving the way to a happy, healthy relationship.
Let me explain. I am a huge romantic. No I don’t care about getting swooned or having one of those romances that only happen in the movies. In reality I get more pleasure out of doing stuff for someone else rather than getting it done for me. That’s where the regret comes in. I hate being that person.
It has come to a point where we have to decide whether our love is worth not having our family involved in our lives, or if our religious differences and spirituality are worth not having love.
I was so blinded by the idea of you that I let myself play that role in your life thinking it was something that I wanted, because I so desperately wanted to be something you wanted.