When a relationship doesn’t pan out to be what we expect it to be or what our version of a particular relationship should look like we begin to build mental walls. The walls that we build are set into place brick by brick; because while we hope the relationship has potential we don’t want to personally set ourselves up for failure. At best, we are trying to protect the heart.
I believe this to be true for all relationships. Whether it’s a romantic relationship, a friendship, family, business, or casual. Continue reading