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Example:

[...] to her is the thing I should have done back then.

I'm not particularly referring to love. It could also be a lesser feeling like affection or gratitude.

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Open is the verb.

trans. (refl.). To reveal or confess one's intentions or feelings. [OED]


Opening myself to her is the thing I should have done back then.


As a phrase, you can consider open up (to somebody).

intr. To talk; esp. to declare one's thoughts or feelings, to unburden oneself [OED]


Opening up to her is the thing I should have done back then.

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What about the simple and exact express..?

Express my gratitude to her is the thing I should have done back then.

or, in more direct form -

I should have expressed my gratitude to her back then.

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  • Curious why this is voted down? Commented Jan 27, 2015 at 21:17

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