Several months passed, having heard from him only once, when she began to inquire about his whereabouts.
She quickly replied in her defense that he believed in Karma.I know that the overriding majority of women that get in touch with me and mention the word ‘loneliness’ are also lonely when they have a man in their life.In fact, I know people who feel just as alone in a room full of people, nevermind one on one with a man.“People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.” ~Joseph F. He told me from the very beginning it would never be a relationship, and yet I have persevered with our friendship in various formats for the last seven years. I ask myself this as I look back on the last nine years, which I have spent trying to cover up my real issue. After getting married at twenty and then leaving nineteen years later, it took another two years before I met another man that I fell in love with almost instantly. For as long as I can remember, I've watched my friends pair off. As an introvert, I not only like my alone time, I need it. I said it: "I'm lonely." And try as my paired up friends might, they don’t seem to fully understand what it's like to watch everyone around you fall in love. Giphy Between boyfriends and girlfriends and spouses and kids and church, there's always someone before you on the priority list.