“No matter what you’ve gone through that makes you wish you hadn’t said that or wish you hadn’t done that, just give yourself a break. Please, for me, take it easy on yourself. It’s hard enough to live with what other people have to say. Please let the voices in your head be nice to you.” - Taylor Swift
I’ve been with myself for so long now, I like it. I’m not willing to give up that independence for anyone. Basically, there’s the tiniest, tiniest, tiniest chance you might find someone you can have a real and long-lasting relationship with. In my teenage years, I was enamored by the idea of romance because I thought it was going to be this ‘happily ever after’ situation.
“Guarding your heart and protecting your dignity are a little bit more important than clarifying the emotions of someone who’s only texting you back three words. I’ve learned that from trying to figure out people who don’t deserve to be figured out.”