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Sometimes you just have to accept what is and love them from a distance...

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Nanori26-30, F
Or just block them and take a piss on their name
[@934648,Nanori] 馃槀..I can't do either
Coldplay56-60, M
Distance sucks.........
[@1185249,Coldplay] sometimes it's for the best
Coldplay56-60, M
[@1207913,Handmaidssnail] true. But still.........
Notanymore36-40, M
Accept and love
[@519030,Notanymore] You got that right ..and by forgiving we can heal
Notanymore36-40, M
[@1207913,Handmaidssnail] sometimes I forget myself
[@519030,Notanymore] That's okay we all need these reminders ..and so do I
[@37745,redsauce] yes it is painful ..but through pain we learn and grow
[@1207913,Handmaidssnail] why do we have to go through pain to learn and grow? have u ever wonder that
[@37745,redsauce] Pain has a purpose that's why
Pinkstarburst51-55, F
Accept was is, without a doubt. I prefer to close fully down, and distance won't be of essence thereafter, eventually.
[@414209,SapphicHeart] I do shut down but my heart never does
No matter what, they're always going to be a part of the heart, they once held it in their hands.
[@414209,SapphicHeart] ugh...yeah
Keepitsimple51-55, F
Or make them a distant memory and move on so you can experience something nice with somebody worth it.
[@11509,Keepitsimple] of course ..that's the goal ,isnt it ..
Keepitsimple51-55, F
[@1207913,Handmaidssnail] Pretty much. You鈥檙e in or out. Not gonna play head games. Life is too short.
[@11509,Keepitsimple] you are correct
PerfectionOfTheHeart41-45, F
Definitely. Letting go can be extremely difficult, but there鈥檚 only so much you can do and so much time, energy, and attention you can devote to a person before it鈥檚 made clear that you have to start focusing on the quality of your own path鈥ven if that means they鈥檙e not supposed to walk with you on it.
[@436944,PerfectionOfTheHeart] exactly !..
Sometimes you're so used to loving a person, it's out of habit, and you don't realize that. You have to decide to step away, and focus on yourself, and it eventually gets easier.
[@674752,ZenPearl] yes of course..it just takes time
[@1207913,Handmaidssnail] Exactly.
Eddiesolds56-60, M
Ambroseguy8051-55, M
Sounds good on paper, but it鈥檚 usually more complicated than that.
[@403045,Ambroseguy80] no it shouldn't. Unfortunately, other factors do ...
Ambroseguy8051-55, M
[@1207913,Handmaidssnail] I鈥檓 sorry鈥. Complications do abound in relationships. Would be nice to keep things simple.
[@403045,Ambroseguy80] it would be ,that's just not how it goes sometimes
Or not at all.

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