Endless Love

Ismael - San Diego, California
Entered on March 11, 2009
Age Group: 18 - 30
Themes: family, love
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Love is the most powerful emotion due to the impact it has on people. Love is in relationships and families. When I was 14 years old, I was in love. Every time I took one look at her, it brought the biggest smile to my face. She was so pretty. Thoughts of her went through my head nonstop, during the day and at night in my dreams. My mind was focused her only on her, and I felt that there was no other girl in the world for me besides her. I would miss her every day that I didn’t see her. She seemed so perfect, she was sweet, pretty, smart and unlike the other girls that I usually liked. She made me feel so happy when I was around her. She seemed so perfect until the day came that we didn’t talk anymore for some reason. I felt so hurt because she was the only reason why I wanted to wake up every morning. It took me a long time to stop thinking of her every moment, but an even longer time to get over the fact that she liked someone else. I wonder sometimes if it was for the best. The love I felt made me feel uncontrollably happy, shy, warm, sad and hurt. My emotions got the better of me, all because I was in love with one girl.

Love in families can have as big of an impact on a person as it would for the girl one loves. The love for my family is so strong because of the memories I had when we all lived under the same roof. I loved having everyone together because the ones I loved most in the world were them. My family is the reason why I’m always smiling. There are times when they really get on my nerves, but I always get over it because I could never live without them. When my brother told me he was going to move out of the house, I was devastated. I broke out in tears and still do sometimes when I think of that day. My favorite brother, Gabriel, was going to leave me. There aren’t any words to explain how hurt I felt. I was scared that I would never see him ever again. I was mad at him for leaving us. My brother was always there for me when I needed him most. He was there for me when I was sent to the emergency room, when I needed help with my homework, even and when I was hungry. My brother now lives in Las Vegas and I never get to see him. The love for my brother brings tears to my eyes. There is no control over my emotions when I think of how much I miss him.

I believe love is the most powerful emotion due to the impact it has on people. In relationships, one might love their partner, and, if something wrong happens, they are both going to be devastated; if everything is good, they won’t have any worries because they have their partner with them. Love in families can really make one feel happy or really terrible if they lose them forever.