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How a Breakup Can Destroy Your Life (and Why That’s a Good Thing)

“I can’t do this,” she said. I swallowed a mouthful of burrito and looked at her. She was sitting in the passenger seat of my car, her face half-bathed in the purple glow of the Taco Bell sign. She kind of looks like Galactus right now, I thought. Somehow, that just made it worse. She

How Does a Man Face Fear?

From across the field, Teddy Roosevelt calls out, “Come on in, boys. We’ve been expecting you.” You stand on a grassy plain under a brilliant blue sky. In the distance a pair of golden gates glitter in the bright morning light. You’ve heard the tales, but nothing could prepare you for seeing the gates in