I’m guessing at one point or another every reader of this blog will have heard this old saw:
If you love something, let it go. If it comes back to you, it’s yours forever. If it doesn’t, then it was never meant to be.
Either you heard it from your 8th grade girlfriend or maybe in a really old episode of Sex In The City – but you’ve heard it. It’s cheesy. It’s easy to remember. It’s really not all that good if you think about it. And in most cases it is just flat out wrong. It never was yours to begin with and even if it comes back it still isn’t yours.
Read the whole post on Paul’s home, Symbolist (an FOT contributor blog).