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LOVE AS A TRIANGLE

Unveiling the Intriguing Dynamics of Love: The Enigmatic Triangle

By Riches AvenuePublished 5 months ago 4 min read
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Love as a Triangle

Emily had been in love with Alex for as long as she could remember. He was her childhood best friend, her confidante, and her soulmate. They had grown up together, and she had always believed that they were destined to be together. However, as they grew older, things began to change.

Alex started dating Sarah, a girl from their school, and Emily's heart shattered into a million pieces. She tried her best to hide her feelings and to be happy for them, but it was a constant struggle. Seeing Alex and Sarah together made her ache with jealousy, and she couldn't help but wonder what would have happened if she had confessed her feelings to him earlier.

Years went by, and Emily and Alex stayed friends, although their relationship was never quite the same. Emily dated other guys but never felt the same connection she had with Alex. She knew that he was her first love, and nothing could ever change that.

One day, Alex called Emily up and asked her to meet him for coffee. She eagerly agreed, hoping that maybe he had realized his feelings for her and was finally ready to be with her. However, when she arrived at the coffee shop, she was surprised to see Sarah sitting there with him.

Before Emily could even process what was happening, Alex spoke up. "Emily, we need to talk. Sarah and I are having some problems in our relationship, and we need your help."

Emily's heart sank. She couldn't bear to hear any more. She didn't want to be a part of their drama, and deep down, she knew that she would always be in love with Alex, no matter what.

Alex continued to explain their situation, but Emily's mind was elsewhere. She couldn't help but wonder what Sarah had that she didn't. Was she more beautiful, more interesting, more fun to be around? Emily felt like she was stuck in a love triangle, and it was tearing her apart.

For the next few weeks, Emily tried her best to help Alex and Sarah work through their troubles. She listened to them, gave them advice, and tried to be a supportive friend. However, she still couldn't shake her feelings for Alex. She wished that he would realize how much she loved him and that they could finally be together.

One night, after a particularly emotional conversation with Alex and Sarah, Emily broke down in tears. She couldn't keep pretending that she was okay with just being friends. She needed to tell Alex how she felt, even if it made things awkward between them.

She called Alex up and asked him to meet her at the park. When he arrived, Emily took a deep breath and confessed her feelings to him. She told him how much she had always loved him, and how she couldn't bear to see him with anyone else.

Alex listened to her, his gaze never leaving hers. When she finished, he took her hand and said, "Emily, you will always be my first love. And I love you too, but not in the way you want me to. Sarah and I are working things out, and I have to give our relationship a chance."

Emily's heart shattered once again. She had finally poured her heart out, and it wasn't enough. Alex would never feel the same way about her. She knew that she had to let go of her feelings and move on.

The next few weeks were difficult for Emily. She tried to be happy for Alex and Sarah, but every time she saw them together, it hurt. She felt like a third wheel, like she didn't belong. However, as time went on, Emily realized that she needed to focus on herself and her own happiness.

She started exploring new hobbies and interests, and she found herself meeting new people and forming new friendships. She realized that there were so many people out there who could love her for who she was, not just for her feelings for Alex.

Years went by, and Emily moved on from her love for Alex. She never forgot him, but she no longer felt the pain of unrequited love. She had learned that love was not a triangle, but a journey. It had its ups and downs, but ultimately, it was about finding oneself and learning to love and be loved in return.

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Riches Avenue

I'm a Professional Freelance Writer, a Proofreader, a Poet, a Song Writer, a Translator, and a Math Solving Expert. Am Open to Writing gigs and Math Solving Homeworks.

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