We don’t commit now. We can order up a human being in the same way we can order up pad thai on Seamless. We think intimacy lies in a perfectly-executed string of emoji. We think effort is a “good morning” text.
Feeling like anyone but yourself feels like one long night.
In my practice, it is common for people to come in and complain about their spouse or significant other.
Until it’s completely shattered.
It’s choosing to spend Christmas alone because you’d rather be alone than have to fake it one more time. Next year, you think. Next year I’ll be better.
I want to stop writing about you.
Real life isn’t the movies.
1. Your early 20s are a hot mess, and if they’re not, you’ll likely regret it later on. Just embrace it. 2. Don’t buy a condo. CONDO FEES. And re: condos.