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When something new starts and there is a possibility that ‘the heart’ might get involved, its terrifying and exciting, in almost equal measures!
Those who have read the rest of this blog will know that my history in relationships isn’t the best. And over the years, these lack lustre relationships have meant that I have built myself a pretty good set of armour. This defensive mechanism has served me well over the time I have been single and not wanted to become attached to anyone. However, the armour coming down is now I believe a process that takes a little longer!
From talking to friends, I know this phenomenon is not just applicable to me. In fact, to a greater or lesser extent, I think many of us face the same problem.
When you’ve been hurt, opening up again is not easy. Protecting your heart…
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