04-13-2014, 11:58 PM
"You can have a glass if you want." She said, slipping her hand into his. "And I am so proud of you for that. I wish I could celebrate that will you." She added, kissing him. "How do you think Aiden will react?"
Alex laid awake for a while, just mindlessly moving his arm up and down her back.
Marissa nodded. "I know the fear we have just being no one, and retired. I couldn't imagine being on of the most well-known figures in the country, plus the world, and working for the CIA. Everyone knows who her child is and who her husband is. No wonder she walks on pins and needles.
Being single doesn't make you weak, it means that you are strong enough to be on your own; Being alone could be a good thing, because there is no drama involved in your life, no pain, and free to do what ever you want. Life is too short to be chasing those who aren't even worth fighting for, you are worth more than that.