If you care about someone, if you truly care, just be good to them. Too many people selfishly take hearts into their own hands and they fail to protect them, they fail to nurture them. Too many people grow comfortable and complacent, they lose sight of what they have.
She was never asking you to be a different man, just the man she fell in love with. She just wants you to love her like you used to before.
How do we prevent ego from “sucking us down like the law of gravity?” The primary answer is simple: awareness. But after that, it’s a matter of hard work.
Wake up five minutes earlier than your partner and put the coffee pot on and frozen waffles in the toaster.