I miss him right now, even though I just spent the last two weeks with him and he’s only gone to California for a few days. Always tugging at those damn heartstrings of mine when he leaves a room. There are times when he is hugging me close and I will say, “Come here.” And he’ll reply, “I’m here.
Run to say hi to someone, or get dragged into a conversation with a group. My only choice was to walk up to a group of strangers, introduce myself, and start talking.
I fall asleep to the glow of of his office light creeping in around our closed bedroom door.
It wasn’t that I wanted to be doing what he was, or that I wanted what he had.
Two individuals dedicated to maintaining a relationship on a tight schedule can stay committed and connected with continual effort and communication.
Making time for the relationship on a regular, consistent basis is key. Not when he needs to figure out how to be profitable.