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607 regrets

I COULD HAVE embraced a love that has lasted over 20 years BUT INSTEAD I fell into obsession and despair.

Nicholas
34, M
C, IL, USA

We met when we were 12 years old. We fell in love a few years later, and grew out of it a few after that. But I couldn't move on despite your urging. I couldn't understand your love for me was not romantic. I carried what I thought was your rejection for most of my life, crippling my growth and happiness, and often filling you with concern and sadness. All the while I missed the bigger point. Our love is permanent, but we are not. I'm happy knowing how deep my love went.