If I’m being truthful with myself, I know that being broken before is not a good enough excuse to not love you fully now.
Every single day you’re wearing your heart down because all you want is to have them hold you and tell you that you’re exactly what they want, but they never can seem to reach the same place you’re striving to be.
Don’t pick someone just because everyone else has someone. Don’t believe the lie that because of your age, or timing, or opportunity that you must leave your single life for a person whose presence can’t quiet your soul or who makes love look like something you want to run away from.
We would be fractions of centimeters apart, where if you stood back far enough you might be able to fool someone into thinking they blurred together. You might not even notice the space.
You deserve someone that you desire, not someone that you feel you desperately need.
There is a difference between fighting for someone who loves you and fighting for someone to love you.
The art of letting go isn’t about making all of their memories disappear, though. It’s about accepting that some parts will stick with you, but that’s okay.
Because I’m going to be honest; this whole Christian thing? I’m not always great at it.
I wonder if it would matter if you knew you are part of the reason I am what I am today.
Tell her you love her, that you have never loved anyone else the way you love her.