Ever since my grandfather walked out on him and his family, my dad dedicated his entire life to becoming the hardworking, successful man that he is today.
I learned that the word HIV blinded me to see a human being in a matter of seconds.
4. Someone who is going to fix things around the house for me, but more importantly, someone who will be patient when it was my fault for messing it up in the first place.
I convinced myself I was strong enough not to need your constant presence, and somewhere in the process of talking myself into letting myself love you, this combination of strong and smart that you were supposed to respect and admire backfired and took me down.
The person is a human being full of flaws and imperfections but if he or she transforms into a memory they become immortal, free from all of reality’s limits.
Recordando un ex es mirar al cielo de noche para sentir luz.
To have a partner, a true partner in a scary, confusing world? That’s amazing. But it’s not a healthy place for people who don’t have clear visions of who they are.
Your heart must consciously make a choice to let this person in — and that is the hardest part. Despite how terrifying it might be to put your feelings out there, you fail by default when you don’t make the choice to take a chance.
No, love might not (and probably won’t) look like the checklist you think it will. And if you keep your sights and hopes set on someone who doesn’t materialize, you’ll miss all the other people who come along and might surprise you.
We’re all crazy inside anyway, she just doesn’t hide it.