I will already know about the wedding and the four kids, thanks to my news feed. I will somehow know about every job, every vacation, and every life event my classmates have experienced as long as I follow them on Instagram.
Our downfall will not be from believing in ourselves and striving towards our goals; it will be from second-guessing ourselves and slipping “ifs” and “buts” into every statement that describes who we are and what we want to be.
Reading in bed alongside each other, making faces in the bathroom mirror each morning, cooking meals together; those things happened — but you’d never know.
Sometimes I won’t ever discuss what I’m reading until I go to a friend’s house and notice a stack of books on their desk. Then our conversation turns to stories, concepts and ideas that we recently discovered within the pages of our latest reads. I love those conversations. We should have more of them.