Don’t they get together in the end?

one last breath before he realizes that he might lose him forever. 

one last breath before he knows that he’s gonna be his for all eternity.

Do you wanna know how I picture the end of my life? Just like in the notebook, I’m sitting in a nursing home, talking endlessly about my high school sweetheart—my first love—going on and on about every little detail, as if they matter. Only, in my version, he’s there with me.   

at last i see the light…