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A card from the beloved Bryce

20 May

One of my long term relationships was with Bryce. We were together almost seven years. Bryce was strong and financially stable. She shared my Cuban culture and I always thought we were the perfect couple. Always that is until we broke up.
As I was digging up the “neither here nor there” entry, I found a greeting card from Bryce. It wasn’t my birthday or anything like that. It was a simple “are we great together or what?” card. In it she wrote:
Baby,
I want you to know that I support you in any decision you make. (as long as it’s a safe one) And I believe in you. No matter what you are or what you do, you will always be Ramona. Remember what I told you-the important thing always is that you be happy and comfortable where you are and where you are going.
I love you,
Bryce
3/10/95

I read this sixteen years later and laugh because it was classic of the relationship I built with this woman. “I support your decision as long as it is safe?” I was a barber. What the hell was she thinking? I’m not a who but a what. And how comfortable should that card have made me feel?

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2 Comments

Posted by on May 20, 2012 in Uncategorized

 

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2 responses to “A card from the beloved Bryce

  1. lola

    June 7, 2012 at 3:58 pm

    who could bryce be i wonder

     
  2. Maria

    July 10, 2012 at 4:25 pm

    Really Bryce?? Lol, I read most of those letters…hahahaha, there is definitely a sense of authority in the letter or a need to protect?

     

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