Love is HARD…hold onto it.

Ema - Juneau, Alaska
Entered on May 3, 2008
Age Group: 18 - 30
Themes: love, setbacks

There was this guy…my best friend. From my reaction to him the first day I saw him, you’d think I’d make sure he stayed OUT of my bubble. I don’t know how it happened, but he became the light of my day, the reason for me to go to school. I looked forward to EVERY moment I spent with him. I broke my heart when he said he thought we were too young to know what love is…cause’ I know. He treated me like a human, not a girl who hung with the “outcrowd”. He read me like a book, so I had no secrets from him, and he just made me feel special. I realize I love him SO much. The fact that I’ll never see him tears me to pieces. I believe you should hold onto the moments. I know that that is how I have lived through my time without him, and how I’ll live through the future. Though we are still only friends and I go out with other guys…I’ll never forget him.