7 Ugly Relationship Truths You’ll Probably Learn The Hard Way

7 Ugly Relationship Truths You’ll Probably Learn The Hard Way

1. You fall in love with ideas, not people.

2. People (including you) want relationships for selfish reasons.

3. It’s a guarantee that you’ll hurt each other.

4. Your heart will be open sometimes and closed other times.

5. It’s impossible to experience love without also experiencing fear.

6. Love is important, but it’s not enough to make a relationship successful.

7. Your partner will die one day, so will you, and you have no idea when or how.

This article was originally published by PS I Love You. Relationships Now.

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