The most legendary literary couple has to be Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet from Jane Austen’s evergreen masterpiece, Pride and Prejudice. In fact, Pride and Prejudice is so popular that even those who haven’t read it know about Darcy and Elizabeth thanks to its countless movie remakes. What makes this […]
Imagine a mother approaching her child and saying, “I love you,” and he retorts, “How have you loved me?” What kind of bitterness does the child harbor that causes him to respond this way?
A true friend will always hurt. Yes, always. And that’s just the surface of it. Shock, realization, and pain—those three emotions surged through me as I heard the truth spoken right to my face. And the truth hurts. Paralyzed, I strained to listen as my mother and sister confronted me […]