In French, you don’t really say “I miss you.” You say “tu me manques,” which is closer to “you are missing from me.”
I love that. “You are missing from me.” You are a part of me, you are essential to my being. You are like a limb, or an organ, or blood. I cannot function without you.
I asked an old man: “Which is more important? To love or to be loved?”
The old man replied: “Which is more important to a bird? The left wing or the right wing?