I’m writing you to let you know that no matter how hard life seems right now — it will get better. I know you are frustrated, and that you feel alone. You feel uncomfortable in your own skin and unsure of what the future holds…but believe me when I say it’ll all be worth it.
Those kids making fun of you for being so skinny and not wearing make-up, ignore them. Because soon enough you will grow into a beautiful, independent woman who will be so strong-willed that you won’t take that kind of crap from anyone anymore. …
I lay there; alone on the stretcher in the hallway of the ER.
No recollection of how I got there.
My body aches, my head is pounding.
How did I get here?
The fluorescent lights above beaming directly in my eyes.
I can move my neck — I look to the left, to the right.
I see no one that I recognize.
I’m alone besides the doctors and nurses rushing past — the hustle and bustle that is the ER.
I hear a familiar voice, and look up to see his worried face.
The Ex (who was not The Ex…