More tears are shed and anguish generated from broken relationships.
Except that all humans have some degree of dysfunctional relationships.
One of the most painful is when we unconditionally love a person who cannot seem to return our feelings.
Withholding ours is not the answer and feeling shamed or abused by the lack of love we feel from them is a black hole of hurt feelings.
Our role is to love those who deserve it – friends, family – with all our hearts.
Expecting the same and equal love in return is exposing us to a lifetime of disappointment.
Some people are not capable of love – even to love themselves in a healthy way.
When you give love without expectations, you will find at least one important kind of love in return every time.
The love of self.
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