A Story Behind Rejection!

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Once upon a summertime, there was a girl named Shane who was head over heels in love with a boy named Kent. Kent rejected her feelings for he thought Shane was not good enough for him. Besides, they were so young with lighthearted lives. At that time, she kept in mind that she needed to save up for the future. She studied hard, earned a degree, passed with flying colors, and got the best job in town. She even changed her appearance only for him. She tried to look for him everywhere , but she could not find where was he.Years has been tough to Shane’s life. All these years, she has been thinking of Kent. She is now living in luxury where she gets what she wants. Everything is so perfect yet something is missing, and that is “love.”

She looks at herself in the mirror to see the reflection almost everyday. “What seems to be the problem with you my dear?” she sometimes talks to herself. She is already 30 years old, happily working as a successful business woman who has owned a prominent hotel in the city, and is planning to open a new branch soon.

One Sunday morning, she decided to go to church earlier than she used to. She attended mass and stayed there even though the mass has already ended. To her surprise, she could not believe if that was really happening! She was mesmerized by what she saw. “Was it Kent? “No! he must be somebody else! “No! it’s him!”, exclaimed her mind!

She could not help herself but approached the person. She simply observed his actions. And yes! It was really him. Kent was so busy talking with the youth. She was too hesitant to smile not even once. On the other hand, she still tried to talk with to him.

“Hi Kent, do you still remember me?” she started.
“Good morning madam, but I am sorry, but I don’t remember you but your voice sounds familiar.” he answered.

“I am Shane, your classmate during high school days.”
“Yes, I had a classmate way back in high school whom I loved so much, but I lost her.”

Shane was shocked of what Kent said. She realized that he had loved her for such a long time. The feeling was pure and true. He only rejected her for one thing, and that was his CALLING. He always wanted to be a priest ever since he was a child. So, he had kept the love inside because it can remain forever in his heart no matter what happens. Shane will always be his second love.

On the other hand, Shane was silently crying in the chapel. Rejection had remained in her mind which led her to change everything about her without knowing Kent’s real feelings. She prayed the it happened for a reason.

Today, Shane is living simply with successful businesses. Aside from that, she has opened an orphanage and other institutions to serve poor and reduce poverty. She has inspired a lot of people as Kent also inspired her.

Even though Kent did not know that she was the Shane he rejected way back then, she did not bother to tell him the truth.

Kent is already satisfied and happy serving God. Also, Shane continues what she has started and does not have any plans to love other person. She may have changed her appearance, but the heart still belongs to only man of her dreams.

LESSON: Purpose has made people to become stronger. Some may not understand the meaning of it, but Shane heartedly accepted it. Thus, we should not change ourselves for someone. Instead, let us be who we are and let the person accepts us for we never know that behind that rejection we experience, it has a genuine and a pure love.

Thank you for reading everyone!

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Rejection is a Lesson

When Jane was a kid, she used to see Gagster playing around with other kids. They just knew each other by name but not personally. She always wanted that time to be with him at that young age even though that was impossible.

“You’re the first guy I had with this feeling.” she said to herself.

When Jane grew older, she saw him in the same university, but to her dismay, he had someone with him.

“Of course, why should I be affected? We do not know each other, right? ” exclaimed her mind.

Jane just wished they could be friends but then, she knew that was impossible. Instead, she always stalked with him secretly.

“How stupid I was at that age! Until I met the long term relationship I had.”

Years passed. She did not hear news about him when suddenly this FB SNS became the key to make them friends. She was on top of the world when she had the chance to meet Gigster after all those long years that she had known him. She him personally and looked at him even for few times.

Then, they started going out. Her old feeling started to grow more every time she received messages from him. She is not the type of woman who cares to someone, but she did it to him.

“I was kind of fool, hoping that we could be together.”

She started grabbing pictures, printed it out, and put in her pillowcase (so foolish!)

She could not understand why she was feeling that way towards him!

“I thought I already forgot your face, but still it remains here, in my memory. I know it sounds absurd, but I’m still thankful that for once, I met you even for a short period of time. “

Her mind shouted: “Rejection is a lesson!”

Let Go From the Past!

hand-drawn-cartoon-crying-broken-heart-sticky-notes-31857736Stop putting yourself through pain. He is obviously happier without you now. You do not need to try anymore. Why try when you no longer have to cry over someone from the past. Dry your precious eyes because everything will be okay. He left, without a word or without any reason. He left you … to give you room. The room for others to treat you better. He left you with bittersweet memories and lessons learned. Breathe and let go.

Someday, if your paths cross, try to talk to him, try to figure out where you went wrong.

Stop wasting your time checking on him, it is not doing any good on you! Just let go. Though it hurts now and it will still hurt later, stay strong and stay positive!

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