I hope this message finds you well. I wanted to take a moment to apologize for not keeping in touch with you recently. I realize that it's been quite some time since we last connected, and I genuinely regret not reaching out sooner.
Life has been quite hectic lately, and I've found myself caught up in various responsibilities and commitments. It's not an excuse, but rather an explanation for my lack of communication. I understand that it's important to maintain relationships and keep in touch with the people who matter to us, and I apologize for falling short in this regard.
I want you to know that you are important to me, and I value our friendship. It's not that I've forgotten about you or don't care; it's simply a matter of time slipping away from me. However, I realize that this is not an acceptable reason for neglecting our friendship, and I am truly sorry for any hurt or disappointment I may have caused you.
Please understand that my intention was never to distance myself from you or our friendship. Life can sometimes get overwhelming, and I've been struggling to find a balance between work, personal commitments, and self-care. However, I now realize that maintaining connections with loved ones is equally important for my well-being.
I want to make amends and rekindle our friendship. I miss our conversations, laughter, and shared experiences. I would love to catch up and hear about what's been going on in your life. Your friendship means a lot to me, and I want to make a conscious effort to be more present and communicative moving forward.
If you're open to it, I would appreciate the opportunity to reconnect. Let's set a date to catch up, whether it's over a cup of coffee, a phone call, or even a video chat. I genuinely want to hear about your life, your joys, and your challenges. Please know that I am committed to being a better friend and keeping in touch more regularly.
Once again, I apologize for my absence and any hurt it may have caused. I hope you can find it in your heart to forgive me. I value our friendship and want to make things right. Thank you for your understanding, and I look forward to reconnecting with you soon.