The cliché “Absence makes the heart grow fonder” makes me wonder if this actually holds true in real life or is it just; out of sight, out of mind? Similar to my previous playlists, this one also finds its way here because, only after the following incident took place with my friend from high school, “Distance means so little, when someone means so much” started making sense to me.
Earlier this month, I witnessed her getting emotional over a surprise courier sent by her buddy living thousands of kilometers away, containing these handwritten letters and small gifts, nicely packed in envelopes labelled ‘Open when.’ I couldn’t figure out what was the hype all about as it wasn’t even her birthday and moreover, I wasn’t sure if this is what long distance friends do for each other! The immense happiness on her face gave it all away as another Skype call got disconnected due to shitty internet connection and she went on blabbering as to how much she missed her counterpart…
I dedicate the following list of dance music tracks to peeps who are unable to articulate their feelings into words and can’t be with their companions at the moment.
Tag your far away mates and let them know how much they mean to you!