He was never her boyfriend but she missed his hugs. His smile. His advice. His love. His kindness. The times they cried together and the times they laughed together.
She fell in love with their friendship.
She wanted something else.
She had thought it would naturally evolved. She had high expectations.
Passion and romance, perhaps, or maybe quiet conversations in a candle-lit room.
Or perhaps, something as simple as not being second…