I Can’t Do Romance Anymore

It feels like a box of illusions when I long for something real

Yael Wolfe
Oct 19 · 7 min read
Photo by Andrii Omelnytskyi on Scopio

Earlier this year, just a few months ago, I could not to get a bouquet of flowers from the man I was dating. I’ve never gotten flowers from a boyfriend before.

The 16-year-old girl in me was so excited because I was finally dating a grown up. Someone who knew how to woo a lady…