There’s also a curious convulsion of nostalgia that comes when I think of the person I was when I added that item to the list. But mostly you feel unbelievably content that you kept a promise to your younger self. It was exhilarating.
Humans are emotional creatures and hiding our reactions beneath a carefully crafted veneer is an exhausting way to live.
It took me a while to recover from the way you hurt me with the Red Wedding, but the year after I still came back for you, ready and waiting for whatever season four would dish up.
The party person. The person who you can count on for a last minute invitation for a night out.