Dating “rules” go out the window as soon as you realize you’re mature enough to avoid subscribing to them. There’s no point in communicating with someone who isn’t going to positively contribute to your overall happiness.Though many of us think we understand that in our twenties, it’s much more apparent by the time you’re 30.
"It's my fault." Dad asks no questions-he lets me break down. " I tell him everything that Cain told me two days ago, about Clegg the psycho ex, Kenny being gay and most excruciatingly, how she died by the same hand Ollie did. "Deep down, I knew the Kenny affair was a lie, but I let her go anyway because I could see how much she wanted to leave. Your mother was a lot like you-a free spirit, I always knew I'd lose her eventually." I wrap my arms around his frail body, my own tears mingling with his. She did what she thought was right." He puts his glasses back on and takes a deep shuddering breath. Just when you think you have a person or a situation all figured out, some new twist crops up and you realise that all along you knew nothing." I nod mutely. I wake up screaming, in a tangled heap of duvet, my pyjamas soaked through with sweat and tears.
He even stays silent when I grab Sheila's floral vase from the windowsill and smash it against the wall. I'm suspended in an endless present, the future on hold, the past too painful to remember. Soon a whole day would have passed since Ollie died. "Don't cry, Dad, you're too weak for this. Still, these nights are a breeze compared to the other kind.
YOU ARE READING Vampire Silver Harris is over clingy men-maybe men altogether.
But when she shares a toe-curling kiss with a sexy Irish vampire on New Year's Eve, she wonders if maybe it's human men she's done with.
There are 24 hours in a day, so when your date says “let’s hangout on Saturday” you know a day of the week doesn’t equate to plans.