subject line: how I got over you. Volume 3.

 

birmingham, alabama

I replaced him with endorphins. I put on my running shoes the day after it was over and I ran as if was the overweight female version of Forrest Gump. I ran on the treadmill. I ran at the park. I ran in the mornings. On vacation. After work. And then one day, I looked up, and I was 65 pounds lighter and no longer carrying the 210 pound dead weight of a boy who was holding me back. From them on, I could fly.