You Were Never Really My Friend, Were You?

Alecia Kennedy
5 min readOct 3, 2023

Sometimes it takes me a while to see the truth

Photo by Nasim Keshmiri on Unsplash

I thought what we had was different. It was different from anything I’d ever experienced, anyway. I had never had a friend who was also something more— which is a sad commentary on my romantic life considering I was fifty years old and had been married twice when we met.