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  • I closed a door today- literally and figuratively- on the life I have known for four years. It kind of blindsided me and yet, I should have seen it all along...

    The words unspoken, laughter, the feelings unshared, tears, the moments that slipped by so fast, and days that we never wanted to end. So much love and heartache.

    Perhaps even the foresight that change is inevitable and our paths were bound to veer off in different directions after four years of ideal synchronization.

    Or the fact that I've heard Greenday's "Time of Your Life" on the radio at least two dozen times this last month alone. Preparing me.

    Despite all of the signs around me, I was speechless when the moment came. Even if I know that it is the best for me or that so much more is waiting around the bend, I cannot help but yearn for the missed opportunities where I could have made a change.

    I closed a door today. And maybe it Is for the best. But I just cannot help opening a window- forever holding a spot in my soul. Creating a sign saying that I will always be there, just waiting.
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