A Love Letter Essay

552 words - 2 pages

I want you to take me for granted.I want you to be able to pick up your phone and call me whenever you please, even if it ends at me telling you I can't talk. I want you to be comfortable with texting me at any hour of the day, and be comfortable in the knowledge that I'll reply, as soon as I can. I want you to send me music you think is good (and I probably hate) and have faith that I'll listen to it irrespective of my complete dislike for your taste. I want you to know that I'll put on a brave smile and take another bite of what you order when we go out, just because you like it. I want you to know that I'd drink vodka for you, even though I'm a whiskey and rum girl, just because you want to do shots and get sloshed (something I'm inherently against). I want to be your first preference. The first person you think of when you have news, good or bad, to share. The first person you text on a late, sleepless night. The last person you say goodnight to. Hell, I don't want our conversations to have an end. I don't want something as mundane as conditioning to force us to use bland platitudes like 'hi' and 'bye' when we could just have a long, never ending conversation.I want you to know that you can be utterly selfish around me. You can rant on and on about your problems, and I'll be there to nod sympathetically and call your boss/colleague/boyfriend/girlfriend the choicest swears even though in reality, I'm...

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