It's come full circle. The earring plays a popular leitmotif, coming back, transfigured, inverted and retrograded. If this were a Wagnerian opera, that is. Or a post-tonal work.Sometimes I'm not totally convinced it's not. Regardless. I'm not going to let this happen anymore.
Stupidly, you can say, I want to remain friends.
We'll see what happens.
I still kind of want to throw up.