We definitely have the commitment and understanding of each other's circumstances. And soon we won't have the distance. Many people right next to one another are complete strangers; so why would we ever want to leave the one my soul knows to be its mate.
"Among wolves, no matter how sick, no matter how cornered, no matter how alone, afraid or weakened, the wolf will continue. She will lope, even with a broken leg. She will strenuously outwait, outwit, outrun and outlast whatever is bedeviling her. She will put her all in taking breath after breath. The hallmark of the wild nature is that it goes on." Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Women who run with the wolves