I could never just leave her … I just want you … I love you so much … when I’m with Brittany I finally know what people are talking about when they talk about love … Brittany will always be my girlfriend …” Lopez decides after a few weeks of geographic separation that their relationship isn’t working. I know that some people will interpret this as Santana doing what she thinks is best for Brittany, but anyone watching the scene could see that Heather Morris was very capably portraying the complete & utter heartbreak of Brittany S. Pierce. If you really love somebody, you don’t do that to them. And the sort of love I saw in season 2? Whether that happens to you at 15 or 50, it’s the sort of love you hang onto & fight for. It’s not the sort of love you intentionally forfeit so you can “experience life.