When you’re the one that everybody runs to, you start to feel this overwhelming pressure to stand still.
The problem with putting people on a pedestal is that we sometimes take ourselves off it.
You would remind me of who I am, of the individual you have come to known, how I should respect myself and those around me and that the very things I’d do with a clouded mind would in turn hurt those that love me and you would undoubtedly drill that thought into me.
I’m your best friend. Or at least, I was. Now I’m just in your way.
Our story isn’t one which will grow into years or even many months more. We have an expiration date.
It’s incredible how kind people can be when we’re not expecting them to move mountains for us. How funny they can be when there isn’t any pressure to make crowds roar.
You begin to feel true, uninhibited happiness.
“Money management. Admittedly, I was very privileged in college and had a lot of help from my family with tuition and other finances. The idea of having to do it all on my own really scares me.”
If he’s a douche. They also just know, even if he has the biggest smile on his face, they can tell if he’s not genuine and if he’s just playing you.