I’ve been in a battle since early July. On the outside it looks like a simple legal battle, but it is really much more.
I am battling with people over something very important; the outcome of the battle will affect me and others I care about for many years. There is no winning in this battle, but there has already been great loss.
I didn't want this fight; I didn't ask for it. Others made choices. Now I must fight for one who cannot fight for themself, one who trusts me to fight for them.
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Her hair is faded to white.
She is fair-skinned and thin.
Her memory may some day begin to fade.
Mine will not. I will always remember.
I remember when they met.
I didn't like her.
I still had fantasies that they'd get back together, my mom and dad; we'd be a happy family.
Not again, but for the first time.
We'd never before been a happy family.
Before there was always anger.
Out of town travel for work.
I believed it could all be different if they'd just Read more [...]