I was tired before I met you. I am still exhausted now - it isn’t from lack of rest or coffee, it’s a strain that I feel pulling on my tendons and tightening the fibers of my eyelids. I am fatigued from life; from the pressure I feel building in my lungs.
I am tired of people, but my stomach aches in the empty rooms and in the silence they echo. ”
When you have a problem with your parents, the pastor, the boss, the teacher, the blogger, your friend —
Most of us try talking with them once, and then we give up. Me included. We presume the initial reaction is the whole reaction, so we walk away furious or frustrated.
But one discussion…
A true relationship is two imperfect people refusing to give up on each other. ”