He’s here for reasons that are nothing like yours. He’s here to build a life together, not to rent space in my life like you did.
If he wanted you for more than an ego boost, more than a one-night stand, more than a friend — then he would answer your texts without making you wait three days.
“I love you,” she would text sporadically; just to make sure she still had a hold on me.
My first husband would say it to me after a fight.
The basis of a healthy relationship is learning that love means letting someone be their own person outside the relationship.
I have reached the point where I would rather be single than waste my time in an almost relationship or in a relationship where I am not being valued.
Your anxiety is going to make you feel like a burden — but your person should never make you feel that way.
Fuckboys only want the trial run, they don’t want to invest in the product. And unfortunately, you’re the product.
I shouldn’t have been so trusting. I shouldn’t have allowed myself to be vulnerable.
When you sit close enough to him so that your skin brushes, he scoots away to give you space.