Word to the Unwise

umbrella rain

On the search for love? Muzzle your passion. If you feel affection blossoming, act like you don’t care, lest you scare your fragile dream away with an emotional display. Flit and mingle, flower to flower, like a delirious butterfly. Keep your feelings quiet, battened down like petals in the rain.


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19 responses to “Word to the Unwise

  1. Muzzling one’s passion is perhaps best left for when you’ve been ghosted and you’re tempted to have a virtual shitfit all over their social media…

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  2. love ‘battened down like petals in the rain’. Beautiful

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  3. Oh I like this, self control when that love fever hits. 😁 good advise, nicely written. 💙

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  4. “Muzzle your passion.” Powerful words.
    Like hitting a brick wall.

    I can’t even find words to explain how your use of those three words, in that place, affected me.🤪

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  5. “Muzzle your passion.” – good advice, Paula! Don’t dip your toe until you know. lol Brilliant piece!

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  6. Nicely done Paula

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