Put the phone down.
Not wanting to be part of unnecessary drama, and somehow still getting dragged into it.
“When you choose your friends, don’t be short-changed by choosing personality over character.”
Trust is a beautiful thing, which I guess explains why I miss it so much.
No one needs a stadium to hear about their problems.
Loneliness rarely has to do with being alone. Loneliness often looks like a sea of people we love the most.
Whatever your reasons: “we outgrew each other”; “she was a ‘toxic’ friend”; “there was betrayal” – there is no real reason why you get to just leave with no explanation.
Will your friend group be the next to do this cool thing??
In your college years, your friends were the most important thing in your world, making your bond stronger than any other friendships you’ll make in your life.
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.