We don’t always walk away from love because it has died, because of competing romance, or because horrible mistakes were made.
I remember the boy you’re looking for
I remember the look you’re looking for
I remember last seeing him on the side of the freeway
I remember burying him
“Her laugh. Her laugh is honestly one of my favorite sounds in the world. It’s kind of kooky and definitely not a ‘cute’ laugh, but it’s genuine. It’s real. And it’s 100% her.”
No I am not going to say you were my person because you are my person. You will always be my person.
However, there is no need for you to defeat the loneliness, because at the end of the day; all of us are destined to be alone.
You are my brilliant ending; my fairy tale amidst sappy Harlequin romance novels; a love that doesn’t compare to the words of Nicholas Sparks, of Emily Bronte, or John Green.
We tend to find what we mistakenly think is love over and over again. Because sometimes our heart is wrong. Sometimes it makes mistakes. But every step our heart navigates, is made for a reason.
She was a girl who loved you so quickly, so violently, so loyally and so passionately, there was very little she wouldn’t have done for you.
I’m here to remind you, and myself, that all your feelings are welcome. All your emotions, your “too much-ness”, your intensity. All the parts of you that are deep and dark and challenging and hard.
The truth about the girl who leads with her heart instead of her head that you’re probably afraid to admit? She’s braver than you. The girl who leads with her heart instead of her head isn’t afraid of the possibility of failing.