Kill them with competence.
Promise me one thing: that you will treasure this year. That when you feel the laces of the ball, that you will remember how they feel against your skin, the grit of the packed dirt, the worn edge of the seam.
They’ll do just about anything for each other. (Like sticking their hands down each others’ throats).
You only have one rule for getting dressed.
And the rule is that there aren’t any.
“Wait, how old are you?”
We don’t really know how to dress for dates—do we rock the t-shirt and jeans (that’s basically dressing up since all we wear is sweats), or do we go all out since we always look like we’re headed to the gym?!! Unanswered questions.
“The connections between and among women are the most feared, the most problematic, and the most potentially transforming force on the planet.”
“If my girl ever cheat on me, Ima just loosen all the bolts on her tires. Let’s see if you cheat death.”
We won’t quit. On you, on the relationship, or in an argument.
It was you that taught me to love again. You, that gave me comfort within your walls. You that gave me both a place and a person to call home.