A Guarded Heart's Guide to Falling Hard for Someone New

  1. Internally, you're frustrated.
  2. "What is this? Could it be..."
  3. You feel confused.
  4. Overwhelmed.
  5. Disgusted.
  6. Surprised.
  7. Part of you revels in the new feelings.
  8. While part of you is scared shitless.
  9. You get giggly.
  10. And you get doubtful.
  11. You attempt to fight your tendency to overthink everything (and often fail).
  12. When people ask how things are going, it's hard to say the words even to your closest friends.
  13. And you do your best to play it cool, despite the way your chest is overflowing with feelings.