It was a hard conversation that she had with her college boyfriend in the weeks before graduation. Truth be told, it was harder for him than it was for her. What he couldn’t understand was her conviction to move alone to New York.
She said she was excited to live fast, to be surrounded and busy, to crash into humanity. He just wanted to build something solid with a nice girl.
She moved to New York, and to nobody’s surprise she met a new boy. And then another and another. It never became easier to settle down to something solid.