With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself, or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose.
He may still love you. He probably does. He probably doesn’t know what he wants. He probably still thinks about you all the time. But that isn’t what matters. What matters is what he’s doing about it, and what he’s doing about it is nothing. And if he’s doing nothing, you most certainly shouldn’t do anything. You need someone who goes out of their way to make it obvious that they want you in their life.
Do not tell everyone your story. You will only end up feeling more rejected. People cannot give you what you long for in your heart. The more you expect from people’s response to your experience of abandonment, the more you will feel exposed to ridicule.
The first symptom of love in a young man is timidity; in a girl boldness.
Let’s teach our children about the story of the universe and its incredible richness and beauty. It is so much more glorious and awesome and even comforting than anything offered by any scripture or God-concept that I know of.
When I think of you, I think of your sheets
tangled up beneath me
Your body inching close, closer to the edge
I got ahold of you then
When I imagine you, I think of that room
And it drives me wild
I wanted to be heard so bad that I never thought about listening. But what I regretted the most was that I lived every day waiting for my life to begin. The higher your cloud, the further your rain falls. I’d soon learn that when it rains, it pours.