Why do we break our own hearts?

"We swam among the northern lights, and hid behind the edge of night."
-30 Seconds To Mars #NorthernLIghts
I think this is my favorite gif ever. 

I think this is my favorite gif ever. 

I think it’s time I let you go. And that’s so hard to do because some part of me will be in love with you for the rest of my life. But the daydreaming, the running in place, it’s not healthy. So this is me, cutting the cord. This is me doing what I should have done months ago: saying goodbye.