I got a text message today from a woman I haven’t heard from in months. It came in around lunch time. She felt bad about the way she left things and wondered if I might be up for a coffee some time soon. I was interested.
As I began to type my response, another message came in from a different woman I haven’t heard from in months. She, too, felt bad about the way she left things and wanted to know if I was up for a coffee in the next day or two.
I was overwhelmed. I was all for rekindling an old relationship, but rekindling two relationships sounded like playing with fire to me. I decided not to respond to either woman.
When I got home from work, I went for a run. I haven’t run in months, bu...
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