From The Jessica Diaries
I’m a true Scorpio woman.
I’m intense, I’m deep and passionate and I don’t do grey areas. I like to know what’s what…only because I like to be sure of things. I have drive and ambition and I’m willing to sacrifice for what I want. But what really reminds me of my Scorpio nature is the way I approach love.
Once I’m sure that I’m in love with someone, you can be sure that I’m ready to love that person forever. This is probably why I’ve only had two real relationships LOL. I’m loyal to the very end and I will do anything for my partner – support him, defend him, build him up, stay devoted and faithful – but when you mess up and hurt me without any remorse or change in your actions, you can cancel me ever being in a relationship with you again.
So understand that when I say that I still believe in love after being hurt so badly, it’s a big deal.
One evening I was watching an episode from season two of “Orange Is The New Black” and a conversation between two of the characters stood out to me more than anything that was said during the whole season. I don’t remember the conversation verbatim but the character told another character that the fact that she could still believe in love after being hurt didn’t mean she was stupid; it meant that she was brave.
I’ve been through some of the worst situations you can think of when it comes to love. I’ve been disrespected, I’ve had the shitty end of the stick and I’ve been lied to and cheated on more times than I even want to think about. So even though I had all this love flowing out, it was not always reciprocated.
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