I’ve learn many Fashionable Love submissions about encountering previous crushes and highschool flames on-line. (Past love by no means dies, proper? Particularly within the digital age.)
What struck me about Sara Glass’s essay, “Please, God, Help Me Stop Missing Her,” wasn’t that Ms. Glass reunited with an previous love on Instagram. Reasonably, it was her acute want to substantiate that her romantic experiences as an adolescent really occurred.
As Ms. Glass wrote on this week’s essay, “If we played our most haunting duet in a closet, with no one around to hear it, did it even happen?”
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