We’re all going on a solo holiday!

Who am I really when I’m by myself?

A photo of the author wearing sunglasses on a sunny day against the backdrop of a beach
Title to be sung to the tune of Cliff Richard’s “We’re all going on a summer holiday”

“I love you so much babe, but I want to go on holiday without you.” My partner of 14 years looked quizzically at me and said, “Well okay. As long as you definitely come back to me!”

We’ve been together for 14 years and living in settled domestic bliss for the last 10. We’ve had our fair share of holidays and adventures…