Hindsight Is Better Than 20/20

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“You had everything. And when I had you, I kept you. I said let’s get married. Let’s go to the justice of the peace. And you said no.”

Conversation with my ex, Michael. Somehow, his sincerity made me tear up. I had everything he wanted. Didn’t expect to hear that… The crazy thing is, I don’t think I’ve ever had a more honest discussion with him.

His advice from his hospital bed? “Get out and meet people.”



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6 replies

  1. That sounds like a tough conversation :-/ At least he seems to have some sort of peace and wants the best for you regardless.

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  2. Honesty can be both heartbreaking and healing at the same time. It can be hard to love someone and still know that it is not right. And our minds have a way of sometimes holding on to lost possibilities…

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    • what a true statement: “honesty can be both heartbreaking and healing at the same time.” As far as lost possibilities, I think we were both very stubborn. He was content and I was miserable. I’m going to pull out my old journals to see what I was saying then. Good exercise. Thanks for chiming in.

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