How do I even begin to describe it—the way it feels to be so hopelessly and achingly in love with the soul of another.
I received a phone call that forever changed everything that came after it
Humor was your wall, your shield, to deflect the emotions that were building high.
Your first love is nowhere and everywhere all at once. And you are living on and well inside their realm as well.
Taking a moment to accept it all in allowed me to replace my animosity with gratitude for all the wonderful things that I’ve been given in the past twelve months.
This morning I read an excellent article by venture capitalist, Mark Suster, about how Attention Deficit Disorder might actually be a benefit to entrepreneurs.
But something happened in that moment. A wave of gentleness passed over me and I suddenly forgave him for all that he had done.
When skimming through the menu, ask her what looks great to her. Ask her if she prefers red or white. Ask her about her hobbies and passions. Ask about her family. Genuine interest from you will guarantee, at the very least, an engaging date boredom-free.
We spent the nights, that turned into weeks, into months to cultivate this love that would later come to define nearly the entirety of my existence.
I was four years old when I first discovered my ability to forget.