The worst thing that can happen to a person is that instead of falling for them, the person they love happens to fall for an idea of them. And it hurts, because you’d never thought your biggest rival would be a YOU that doesn’t even exist.
Getting your heart broken is unavoidable. We all know that. But there are some people that we love in ways that aren’t defined by romance. So, even if they don’t return your feelings, you still decide to keep them in your life. Because it would be worse without them either way.
“Who goes there?” he shouts as his shackles sound out. “A stranger” she answers, again offers the dish. Then one cold winter evening, as she comes with baked bread, he tells her a story of a man long thought dead.
People are always going to come into your life. And while many might be there to offer a helping hand, there are equally a lot who arrive to tear you down. Sometimes though, we just have to move on. It’s going to hurt, but it’s the only thing you can do at that point.
The lights dimmed after that, the loud sounds of people clapping vanishing along with it, and the curtain was opened. The people who sat beside him—a middle-aged couple that he guessed was married—turned when he took a loud intake of breath. The girl on stage was stunning.
The sapphire blue gem in the center glimmered under the light like her eyes. She had shed quite the bucket load of tears the moment it was presented to her, and it took her a couple of days to stop staring at it too—as if she was afraid that it would suddenly disappear along with the warm body that had slept beside her.
There comes a point in every person’s life when they reach a crossroad that they can’t discern. And while you try hard to rationalize that you can manage to make that choice, sometimes the choice isn’t yours to make.
I’m not making any sense, am I? Well, that’s not important anyway. Sense isn’t something you’ll need to understand this story, cause looking back, I probably had a big lack of sense in this tale. For arguments’ sake though, let’s just all assume that these people are fictional, and that none of this is real.