The pain was by far not the worst part. Friends, sports, food; just a few things from the endless list of things I had to give up on living with chronic pain caused by an incurable disease. It never ceased to amaze me how little people know about Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
You moved away. You’re not in your hometown, you’re not in your college town, and suddenly you have no friends.
There’s a reason men love alpha females, and honestly, if more women could just get over themselves and stop seeing alpha females as a threat, they’d love alphas, too.
Life is created by a series of ups and downs, successes and missteps, gains and losses, and interpersonal connections that may last anywhere from a day through a lifetime.
After months on the road, you find yourself back home and excited to resume old friendships. You plan dinners, get-togethers, and nights out.
Your various Spotify playlists make it seem like your account is run by 17 different people at the same time.
More than once, you’ve chosen to stay home and g-chat with your high school or college friends rather than go to the happy hour you promised your co workers you’d make it to.
We all make mistakes in the bedroom, but this is one that happens far too frequently, often with disastrous consequences.
There were celebrities all over the place: soap opera actors and the talk-show host Joe Franklin; Allen Funt of Candid Camera; Sherman Hemsley, the star of The Jeffersons; and James Day, president of NET.
Dancing in the middle of the room when nobody else is.