Note to J: I’m sorry. Note to G: I’m sorry. Note to E: I’m sorry. Note to R: I’m sorry. Note to self: You don’t have a “one.” Stop breaking hearts trying to convince yourself you do. You don’t need one.
"Dear Old Love" is short, anonymous notes to people we've loved (or at least liked). Requited or unrequited.
The ex-husband in Grace Paley's short story "Wants" says to his ex-wife, "I attribute the dissolution of our marriage to the fact that you never invited the Bertrams to dinner." If you're bitter, that's the way to express it here.
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