25 People On The One Thing They Learned From Their Biggest Heartbreak In 5 Words Or Less

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1. “True love never dies.” – Tom, 23


2. “Honesty is everything.” – Beth, 27


3. “I’ll always love him.” – Sara, 34


4. “Never lie, always come clean.” – Rylan, 33


5. “Put her best interest first.” – Cameron, 31


6. “Don’t let her walk away.” – Nick, 24


7. “Pick your battles.” – Kim, 29


8. “People don’t always keep promises.” – Julie, 30


9. “You can always do more.” – Brian, 34


10. “Sometimes love isn’t enough.” – Karen, 55


11. “Don’t settle for maybe.” – Ana, 25


12. “He never loved me.” – Bella, 28


13. “Timing is everything.” – Caleb, 34


14. “Distance doesn’t always work.” – Lola, 27


15. “Both need to be invested.” – Sam, 26


16. “I’m more than an option.” – Lacy, 31


17. “I let you destroy me.” – Casey, 28


18. “You weren’t who you promised.” – Adam, 27


19. “Cheaters always cheat.” – Tyra, 23


20. “He gave up on us.” – Mel, 24


21. “Love is a two-way street.” – Katrina, 30


22. “You can’t force love.” – Denver, 29


23. “I’m sorry for hurting you.” – Nat, 30


24. “Communication is everything.” – Johnny, 24


25. “Talk – even when it’s hard.” – Liam, 31 TC mark

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You look back and you just feel stupid.
You can’t forgive yourself for falling
or believing all the lies.
You reread every text.
You relive every memory.
And it all starts making sense —
he never wanted love.
He only wanted attention.
He only wanted validation.

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