I’d Rather Be Alone


I always said I’d rather be lonely alone, than lonely with someone else.

For years, I was so lonely with him, I did everything I could to stay busy so I wouldn’t notice. Finally, two years ago, I walked away, and faced that loneliness.

Now, I realize I actually like being alone. And if I ever find I’m lonely? The friends I’ve made since I stopped being lonely with him make me feel less alone than I ever have.

~ cj 2013.03.04

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One Response to I’d Rather Be Alone

  1. Steve says:

    I’m glad I’m your friend. You’re special. 🙂

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