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You can’t make anyone love you, and if you could, it wouldn’t be worth it. Still, getting dumped hurts. Yes, yes: intellectually, I know it could never have “worked out” with Sean, and like my breakups with Ronna and Shelli, this will prove a blessing in the long run. But right now I feel like crying.
Every story – even love stories that have been over for years, or decades – can be rebooted in an instant. It’s not until the real end, death without quotation marks, that “closure” in the truest sense of the word can be achieved, and then, only for those who are no longer around to benefit from it.
You’ll curse yourself for being so stupid, so naive as to think it would last. To think that you would never be sitting here feeling what you’re feeling now, staring at photos with this toxic cocktail of emotions, looking into a chapter of your life that closed before you were ready.