He woke up groggy; alcohol at the party. And she was there, his ex, but he felt nothing for her, just an indifference.
And sure enough there was a message from her, “Hi, was nice seeing you yesterday. I saw no hate in your eyes for me after what happened. It should have felt good but it hurt me deeply. I realized that i wanted you to hate me because then i would have meant something to you. You made me realize the opposite of love is indifference. Hate is also holding the person close to your heart.”
It brought tears to his eyes.