So anyway this went on for eight months of texts and phone calls, and I fell back in love with him. Then, the morning before he was supposed to come up to see me, he calls me at 6:30 am. We had this incredible connection that we both said was the reason why we fell for each other. DEAR DR. NERDLOVE: I cannot help shake the feelings of hurt about how my birthday was handled during COVID vs how a friend’s birthday was handled/is being handled during Covid. Seeing your friends getting people together in person for their shindig when they couldn’t or didn’t come to yours?