On explanations

by Malin's eating

She tried to explain that it was because her parents had been miserable and there had been this huge fight with her grandfather and that she’d had to pack up and move away from the only place she’d ever felt really safe at and that the guy she sort of loved had had a baby with someone else and that she was terrified by the thought that everything has to end and that everybody will eventually leave but it was so hard to find the right words so she just settled for “I have a thing about intimacy”.