Everything I Ever Wanted

I’m absolutely amazed at the way my heart has been feeling. As soon as I got out of my last relationship I was excited to take time to myself and then eventually find someone in the area who I could see as often as I’d like. I wasn’t going to be in a long distance relationship anymore, and I would be able to experience what it was like having someone I loved in the same area as me.

Life doesn’t always work out the way you think it will.

Today I teared up because I miss someone in another country. I fell in love far sooner than I would have “liked,” and never in a million years thought I could feel this way about another person.

This long distance has been different than my last relationship, though. He is so perfectly attentive and I don’t feel like we are emotionally apart, even though we can’t see each other or even talk as much as I would like. I miss our dates and playing games together. I miss people-watching and I miss him goofing off to make me laugh.

I think of him every time I see an F-150, and I listen to Brad Paisley in the car now. I carry a piece of his heart everywhere I go, and I feel proud of him when I see an American flag waving in the wind.

I’m focusing on myself and am fully working towards my own personal goals, but I cannot help but be excited for December. I feel like a teenager again with a countdown on my phone and a name scribbled throughout my journal.

This is love in its sweetest form.

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Today’s lesson: Sometimes love is having all the feelings all at once. Your heart feels like it’s about to burst, but in the best way you could ever imagine.

2 thoughts on “Everything I Ever Wanted

  1. Krista I literally read you blog whenever you post that you wrote something new!! I was in a similar situation this past summer and I could not relate to you more. I also met the most ubelivebal man recently who is so attentive and loving and he lives 3 hours away. But I just want to say I love your blog and I’m so happy to hear that you’re doing amazing.

    PS. Your puppy sosososo adorable

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    1. Aww thanks so much Jenel, and thank you for reading! This made my day. 🙂 I am so happy for you and I know distance can be complicated sometimes, but it’s also so worth it. Please keep me posted on this new guy in your life; I sure love a good love story! ❤

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