Like clothes, some just don't fit anymore. When you outgrow clothing, you simply switch them out for clothes that fit you better. It is the same way mentally. You grow as an individual, and realistically, some people may not fit in your life anymore. The time has come to accept outgrowing and leaving friendships as a regular part of life. It doesn’t make sense to keep anything that no longer fits in your life and friendships should be no exception to this. It is more than okay to drift apart from someone for your benefit because surrounding yourself with those who are healthy for you is essential.
For more information, go to www.gehssa.com/blog for an entire blog post dedicated to outgrowing friendships.