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The Hindsight Notes: The Break-Up

26 Nov

The Hindsight Notes is a recurring section created for all you readers wanting to participate in THL, but lacking time to write a full letter. Each Note is composed of a question. All you need to do is answer it, in the form of a comment (below).

This week’s topic is: Your First Break-Up.

You probably remember it all too well: That punched-in-the-gut, wind-knocked-out-of-you, pain-in-the-solar-plexus feeling that characterized your first real Break-Up. There’s something about that first one that is so much worse than all the others that might follow. Something that makes it seem like you are doomed to feeling heartbroken forever.

We know you’ve been there. We sure have. Let’s talk about it.

As always, I’ll start us out:


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