You don’t know what’s missing because you don’t even realize a piece should be there.
Sometimes those golden sentiments of happy-happy joy-joy work in the opposite direction.
In my head, I was forever 21 and reaching middle age just didn’t seem to fit with my persona.
I’m ready for anything. I’m not excited about it. I’m not looking to have long talks about it. But I am prepared for it.
The negatives that are always so bright in our faces can usually overpower the positives that they create.
It”s rare that I leave an interaction with him without smiling a little bit more than when I went in.
When it comes to making yourself a better person, the only expiration is the day you die.
I know many people don’t see this side of him and, to be honest, that makes it all the more special.
Just as you can convince yourself that life is miserable, you can do the opposite.
It seems like from the moment I became the father of a girl, there has been a concerted effort by the world to make me realize that she would one day grow up and move on.