The heart is a finicky thing. It’s strong and at the same time fragile. It works all day pumping blood but a few words from someone you're close to can make it feel like it wants to stop. It may even feel like it’s bleeding or broken, and yet, it continues on until that day comes where it finally does give out or the brain stops telling it to keep going.
What makes you think that only actors are the ones that go over the top as drama queens? That deep connection to our soul is what makes us great writers. The ability to express those emotions in the form of words is what makes us who we are. Not unlike an artist painting a picture.
A few years after high school, I ran into a different young woman. That long forgotten sensation in my heart reawakened almost immediately. I thought about running away from this new girl and realized I would be a bigger fool if I did. So I chased the woman, until she married me.
Do you ever think about that one that got away? Do you have any regrets for it and did losing that person inspire you to be greater in life than you would have ever been if you hadn’t let them get away?