… to playing chess with a child who thinks chess is just a really elaborate way of playing checkers. The internet has no rules of engagement, so, there is no winning. It’s just two (or 200) people screaming into the void until another topic comes along so we can all…
…nksgivings he spent listening to her dad talk cash shit during Cowboys’ games without roasting him. They were in a monogamous relationship. It ended. He had no interest in the “anything short of the altar is a failure” game his peers played, but as he’d observed, that’s how it went in your 30s. No one wanted to be alone when the music stopped.
“The more hard work you put into bettering your life, the less often you’ll feel the need to treat yourself. To affirm yourself. To remind yourself that you’re worthy — because you’re already proving those things to yourself through your actions, every single day.”
…baby was enough, thanks. I’ve never got the time to feel lonely and have a great circle of friends. If I’m so inclined, I can date and spend time in the company of interesting men, safe in the knowledge that I don’t need to share my home with them or carry any of their emotional baggage around with me.