Giulietta Passarelli, Writer —

A Life of Unrequited Love

(Dictionary definition: love that is not reciprocated or returned in kind).

My definition: getting the shit kicked out of you regularly emotionally or physically, a showing of love being there only on the surface like in getting lip service, a love that doesn’t grow or mature, or just plain ‘ole not love at all.

No matter your age you may have been crazy about someone, but what you felt may not have been the…