“I think you still love me, but we can’t escape the fact that I’m not enough for you. I knew this was going to happen. So I’m not blaming you for falling in love with another woman. I’m not angry, either. I should be, but I’m not. I just feel pain. A lot of pain. I thought I could
imagine how much this would hurt, but I was wrong.”—South of the Border, West of the Sun (Haruki Murakami)
“I love coffee. I sometimes get excited at night thinking of the coffee I’ll get to drink in the morning. Coffee is reason to wake up. There are other reasons, of course. But coffee is the incentive, at the very least.”—Annie Clark (via laurenraelle)
I hope that being with a girl for almost four years makes you feel accomplished. I hope that you know that you barely cross her mind on a daily basis. You fill a social expectation of what she thinks her life should be like and nothing more. So here. Here is your perfect relationship so carefully presented to all. Just know that presentation isn’t everything.