Thought Catalog

Heartbreak

When You Lost Her

Girl Looking Out

You see her for the first time in a while. Her eyes no longer brightened when they met with yours. This is when you lost her.

Sorry, You Don’t Get A Second Chance

Boy and girl sitting by the water

Maybe the truth is that I want to give you that second chance — a small part of me longs to — but I can’t be that person anymore. Because people don’t change even when they promise to, and I can’t keep holding onto hope when all signs point to the cold, hard truth: you already hurt me once, and pretending that you won’t do it again is just me fooling myself.