How do we forgive ourselves for all of the things we did not become?
So when people leave, I’ve learned the secret: let them. Because, most of the time, they have to.
Let them walk away and go places. Let them have adventures in the wild without you. Let them travel the world and explore life beyond a horizon that you exist in. And know, deep down, that heroes aren’t qualified by their capacity to stay but by their decision to return.
Fall in love with the sound of her voice, because that’s the first thing you’ll lose when she’s gone.