We will forgive these people, but it will be hard to forget.
Trust is a beautiful thing, which I guess explains why I miss it so much.
I once heard that we are the meanest and nastiest to the people who love us the most because we know, no matter how awful we are to them, they won’t ever stop loving us. It’s the definition of unconditional love.
“I’m emotionally deformed. While most of my peers have grown up and created adult lives for themselves, I’m still a four-year-old.”
I’m sorry, truly I am, but that doesn’t stop the pain that I have caused and I know that.
You believe you deserve him more than she does. It doesn’t matter who she was before you fell for her man – a friend or a stranger – she is the one who is in the wrong for confining herself to a man that should be yours.
After five years of marriage and a vivacious three-year-old son, I felt my life — what was left — slipping out of my grasp. I wanted and needed to grab onto something … someone that would help me feel like my “old” self.
It was my fault because no one believed me. What actually happened is probably just an exaggeration. “Not saying that your story isn’t true, but…”
You lock eyes for the first time and smile, but not in a love-at-first-sight way. You don’t swoon or sigh or put your life on hold to stand by the stranger.
Change is good. Many people fear the idea of their relationships changing, but the reality of it is, you both are going to evolve throughout your relationship.