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The Love I Sacrificed

The Love I Sacrificed

I was in love once, and arguably still am.

After three and a half years of having the kind of love that made my heart thump with passionate desire, my high school boyfriend and I decided to break up. I entered my sophomore year of college without him in a fake aura of “okay” and “happy.”

Since we began dating as 15-year-olds, the two of us became used to traveling together in our perfectly linear lives. But after our first year at different colleges, I began to see us moving in dramatically different directions. The idea of staying together no...