There was a time before me. There is going to be a time after me.
I wish we had never ended the way we did. I just want you to know that.
You're learning about yourself and who you ultimately want as a companion. I was a part of that process, and you were a part of mine. You don't need to feel sorry anymore.
I'd be better now if I've had another chance.
I know you would. But you could be better for someone new. Don't waste all the pain we've already endured on trying to mend the past. Use it to learn and grow for the future. Even if I'm not a part of it.