I don’t want to be touched by anyone else. I don’t want to get to know anyone else.
I’m just trying to get to know you better. I want sleep next to you and have your warm body remind me that I’m not alone.
I want to be held by you. Arms wrapped around my waist. I want to…
in a healthy, close relationship of any kind, when something upsets you, you need to bring it up. as soon as possible, even. cultivate an environment in which you both can talk about things that upset you, with the utmost attention to everyone’s feelings. it’s a really simple thing to do but it’s a thing i’ve been working on for a while and i’m getting actual nice things happening as a result