"If we struggle with insecurity in various aspects of our lives, we could attract rather unstable relationships. That is why we must know who we are and how to take care of ourselves before we get deeply involved with someone else (209)."
"If someone asks you to sacrifice something that is a significant part of your identity, that person is not the best partner for you. Trust that someone will come along and celebrate who you are (213)."
"Never feel that there is anyone out there who can make you feel better or more complete. That will never come from outside yourself. If you have a need, there is no one out there who can fill it but you (214)."
"Furthermore, a lot of us want our boyfriends to be more like our girlfriends. We forget that many men do not verbalize feelings and thoughts the way we do. They wi...
It never stops raining. Average precipitation is 56 inches per year. Almost twice as much as Seattle, Washington. We get above 35 inches of snow annually.
The weather is completely unpredictable. You would wake up to sun and highs in the 50's. By afternoon it has snowed 3 inches and continues to snow for days. The next week it is in the 80's and people are wearing shorts.
The mountains are indescribably beautiful. People did tell me this before I moved to Boone, but it's something you really have to experience for yourself.
There are a lot of old people. Boone is a big retirement town.
The apartment and housing industry takes full advantage of students. Tenants are slack, and there have been numerous lawsuits over people being screwed over.