Dating in the 21st century is challenging.
You say no to the things that no longer benefit you. You are letting go of any negativity and the toxic circumstances that once consumed you.
She is guarded because she fears that you will see the real woman behind the brave face.
Spend some time alone and get comfortable with it.
Toxic people have a desire to make others feel exactly how they feel.
No matter what you always come through in the end. I mean, they don’t call you an overachiever for nothing.
You are learning to say no. You are becoming more assertive and learning to say no to the things that no longer benefit you.
“My mom’s always told me, ‘How long you gonna play the victim?’ I can say I’m mad and I hate everything, but nothing really changes until I change myself.” — Kendrick Lamar
Perfectionists have a strong desire to be in control. You may be a workaholic, taking on more projects than you can handle.
“Don’t give into your fears. If you do, you won’t be able to talk to your heart.” — Paulo Coelho