Theirs to Claim (being edited)
It is patient and kind, not rude and selfish.
But more often than not, people tend to put 'love' on a pedestal which they worship blindly. When they don't get their way, they would get upset and twist their view of reality - not only coming short of the best things their fate has to offer, but also laying their selves under the curse, which includes all misery. Those people put their selves in the danger of losing reason itself, when everything about them looks frightful.
It has the power to hold us enslaved to hurt and pain. It has the power to leave us miserable, unhappy, and imprisoned in a cycle of anger and anxiety.
It has the power to release freedom and happiness. It has the power to allow us to move forward without ever having to focus on the past.
Pain is a word too familiar to everyone, no matter the era or place.
Everyone have felt pain.
We cannot change the past. We cannot change people.
It is not about erasing the past. It is not simply forgetting what has happened.
The past cannot be erased and, sometimes, it's helpful to remember the pain so we don't have to suffer it again.
It is about letting go, moving past anger and pain, and moving on into the future.
With the mix of everyone else's varied intentions, Belle's life will be filled with difficulties rooting from obsession.
Nonetheless, a single bond cannot break nor replace two. She can't be claimed by just any one because she's theirs to claim.
[ This story is under editing so you might encounter inconsistencies. Revision updates are posted in author's profile.]