I'm still in terrible pain because of it; I've been crying every day. I'm crying as I type this. I want to maybe someday fall in-love with somebody else, but how long does that take? The last time I fell in-love with a girl was when I was 13 in 8th grade; I cared about her very much, and I didn't love her anywhere near as much as I loved my precious Lucija Jambrosic... my beloved Lucija... but even then it took eight years before I was able to fall in-love again. For example, I was deathly afraid of falling in-love with Lucija after my terrible experience of falling in love in eighth grade; it took a lot of convincing before I freely let myself fall for Lucija.
But im afraid it's going to take another eight years, and I don't want it to. I can't afford it to. I'll be 29 by then, and I want to have a wife and kids by then. I want to fall in-love as much as I did with Lucija, but I don't know what I can do. How long does this usually take?