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Forever. -n. Unbearably Endless?

December 29, 2010

I don’t know how it could be done but I know that  some people  can do it. 

How can one go from being lavished with “my love” and “will never be apart” one day only to be a mere “Dear John” label a few days later? (Sugar-coating in the letter under the label not withstanding.)

Suspicions are ridiculed, doubts are dismissed. Then… Presto! she is magically leaving!

What I am trying to sell here is doubt. A dose of doubt, however small, is always healthy.  Surrender yourself totally and set yourself up for crash landing.

With Mr. Webster’s permission, “forever” in real life dictionary should include another meaning: Forever. n. 1. endless period of time except when used in context with the word love; in which case Einstein’s relativity theory gets involved and turns it into  unbearably  endless as soon as  one lover finds a new candidate for his/her affection. —adv. 2