Most couples get married because it's time, not because they're in love. They might have money issues, parental pressure, or they're simply tired of being alone—so they pick Mr. Good Enough and tie the knot.
—H.M. Ward in The Wedding Contract
I mean, what if you don't get over him? What if you just learn how to get on without him? People who've been in love have that haunted look in their eyes. It's like a piece of them is unattainable, forever held back and protected at all cost.
—H.M. Ward in Secrets Vol. 4
Being normal is overrated. Normal gets you what—the dolt husband with the 2.5 kids and the house with the dog?
—H.M. Ward in Damaged
If you do what you've always done, you get what you've always gotten. If you want something different, then make something different.
Sometimes it's better to hold onto what you have, rather than risk what might be.
—H.M. Ward in Demon Kissed
Sometimes things don't work out and the reason has nothing to do with you, or how good you are.
Love doesn't come along too often. Believe me, I know. When it does, only the foolish let it fade.
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