The way we were….

Last week my ex boyfriend got married. It is actually less shocking than it sounds, from the moment he first mentioned the girl he has married, I knew. First he got mentionitis about her (a common affliction in men when they are enamoured by a girl), then we broke up. Four months later he officially started to go out with her. This was 3 years ago, we went out together for 6 years; we talked about marriage on and off, but it wasn’t a serious consideration for us, we still felt too young. We were total soul mates, I was devastated when we broke up, but of course as the years go on, the pain slowly disappears and everything mends as it should. I still find it amazing how things can just drastically change in such a short time though and when I saw a photo of him and his new wife; it just didn’t look or feel like I was looking at him. This is obviously due to the fact,  he isn’t the man I went out with, now he is this brand new person with a totally new life. I am lucky enough to have got myself a brand new life aswell, minus the marriage. The friends I have made since the break up have more than compensated for the loss of my soul mate and I would never exchange them. My GBF reminds me often, that life needs texture, and that’s what I have now.  I am even more lucky to genuinely mean that I wish him nothing but happiness.
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  1. November 3, 2010 / 9:44 pm

    NoNoNONoNO He hASNT AND DIDNT?! i KNOW IM EVER SO BEHIND BUT COMPLETELY ADDICTED IMA HAVING TO GO BACK THROUGH ALL THESE POSTINGS AND GET MYSELF FIRMLY AQUAINTED ! X

  2. Ryocks
    April 25, 2013 / 11:57 pm

    I wish you nothing but happiness too, reading through your blogs and you’re just as funny as ever I love it.

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