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Closing the door

Your life is busy.
And I miss you.
And I don’t want to put pressure on you to be different than you are.

I love you very much.
You were vibrant and fun
and willing to try things,
and explore.

But we have grown apart.
We’ve come to this place of hurt,
I’m closing the door.