I think the reason that people ship problematic ships is because you want to believe that even though they arent good for each other at first they’ll figure everything out and finally be happy together. It lets you believe that love can conquer all.
“…I love you. More than anything in the world, Jenna, what I want is to tell you to choose me over him. But I’m not gonna do that, because the one thing that I want more than that, is for you to choose yourself. Not me, not him, you. Don’t throw away all the great things you got goin’ on your life just to be with Luke. You may think that it’s right for you but I know that it isn’t.”
“Neither of us has any clue what’s gonna happen. But what I know is that part of me will always be yours. And you know, when the time is right, I have a feeling we’ll find each other. You know, we always do.” – Matty McKibben (Awkward s5, season finale)