“I laughed the hardest with you and cried the hardest because of you. I wouldn’t trade that for the world. One day I will fall out of love with you too but I will always have love for you.”
The decisions you make, the actions you carry out, the way you handle the rest of your relationships – all of these aspects of your life are revolving around a version of you that is carrying hurt and heartbreak and that person at the center of it.
“The truth is, I remember glaring into your eyes and kissing you like there was no tomorrow. I remember you grabbing my ass and holding my face while you kissed me back.”
Outline her lips with your fingers. Caress her cheeks with your palm.
If you choose to stay with your partner when the stress and work hits, if you choose to listen and understand their side of the problem, that’s when you know that love, true love, can transcend anything. There is no better feeling than being able to move mountains, to go the distance, and to transcend all of life’s burdens.
So don’t tap out when things get rough. I promise you that the rough, is just the beginning – it’s the entry point to the fight of your life. The fight, you must win! Victory WILL set you FREE.
Maybe we shouldn’t try to find the one on dating apps swiping left or right. Maybe we need to stop trying so hard to reassure ourselves that we have options when all we need is one.
Maybe after more time, I’m sure, things will be brighter. I’ll be able to think about you without breaking down in tears. I’ll be able to play that song, and actually sing along with the words. You’ll be a fond memory, something I can go back to and reminisce upon. But there’ll always be that twinge of sadness, that prickle of longing and hurt, that feeling of something unfinished.
Brianna Wiest’s first book The Truth About Everything was released July 10, 2013, and went on to be one of the best selling books on Amazon for two straight years.
He doesn’t care if you’re wet enough, as long as he’s hard enough. That’s why, sometimes, sex is actually painful for you.