It's not expressly said and done,
but how can I not feel as tho I am being kept a secret?
The only one who doesn't deserve an interaction publicly, especially on social media.
Shallow, I know. They're just social media.
But what if I am shallow? What if that is what I desire? What if such an interaction is the kind of affirmation I need to know that yes, I am worth something.
Sometimes, it's not just about what you're comfortable with or how you live your life; sometimes I too have things I want.
If this relationship is to be dictated solely based on what you want, perhaps the best thing for you to do is to be in this relationship by yourself.