It wasn’t until he hit me that I finally snapped. I finally realized that he did not love me the way he claimed.
“I know what I’m getting when I’m with him and I’ve accepted it. I might not be really happy, but is anyone?”
It is other peoples’ responsibility to break down your walls.
There is someone better out there for you, I promise. Always remember to love yourself first. And don’t be afraid to be selfish.
It’s a big world we live in and the right person is out there for you. Just make sure not to miss out on “the one” because you were with “the wrong one.”
But then we get to question #34: “Male donors: From 1977 to the present, have you ever had sexual contact with another male, even once?” The fateful answer “yes” to question #34 ends in a lifetime ban from ever donating blood — and why? Implicitly, this ban marks “gay blood” as inherently unclean, regardless of the preventative measures taken to avoid contraction of blood borne pathogens or viral infection.
My run is a time for mental exploration. I can simply let go of my stresses for a short moment and that, my friends, is a beautiful feeling.
We broke up for a little bit because things had not been working out. We broke up because the fighting worried me. We broke up because all the laughter we used to share had disappeared.
1. Getting gypped on dipping sauces for your chicken nuggets.
The ice cream donut perfectly embodies our 20’s and 30’s. Creativity. Risk. Indulgence.