Topic: Love this.
Member # 32810
| Posted: 8:37 AM, May 7th (Tuesday), 2013|
There is so much truth to this. The first part is something XH and I used to say - I'll always put you first and you'll always put me first, and we'll never have a problem. Except humanity creeps in with real life, and it doesn't work out that way.
[This message edited by Amazonia at 8:37 AM, May 7th (Tuesday)]
"You yourself deserve your love and affection as much as anybody in the universe." -Buddha
"Let's face it, life is a crap shoot." -Sad in AZ
Posts: 13756 | Registered: Jul 2011
Member # 31758
| Posted: 8:44 AM, May 7th (Tuesday), 2013|
Men were deceivers ever; one foot in sea and one on shore, to one thing constant never.
Posts: 620 | Registered: Apr 2011 | From: Midwest
Member # 30346
| Posted: 11:35 AM, May 7th (Tuesday), 2013|
me...BS, 43 years old, 2 small kids
WS, 41, multiple gay affairs
M 15 years, together 17
"For whatever we lose, like a you or a me, it's always ourselves we find in the sea" ee cummings
Posts: 4153 | Registered: Dec 2010 | From: South
Member # 22870
| Posted: 3:07 PM, May 7th (Tuesday), 2013|
You can stuff your sorries in a sack, mister. -George Costanza
There is a special place in hell for women who don't help other women. - Madeleine Albright
Posts: 7697 | Registered: Feb 2009 | From: Western PA
Member # 34426
| Posted: 5:39 PM, May 7th (Tuesday), 2013|
I like that.
Wish I could subscribe to it and I'm trying to but it's a hard change to make.
Me BS: 35
Her WW: 34
D Day 5th December 2011
Current status: Filled for divorce 23rd Jan 2012. Response from WW was not to beg for forgiveness, but deleting me from Facebook.
Posts: 607 | Registered: Jan 2012 | From: United Kingdom
Member # 18132
| Posted: 6:42 PM, May 7th (Tuesday), 2013|
What a great post!!! Thanks, need to keep this in mind
"Don't let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game."
Posts: 1860 | Registered: Feb 2008
Member # 36697
| Posted: 6:44 PM, May 7th (Tuesday), 2013|
Thanks for posting that, Ama. I printed it out for one of my students who is having trouble with her asshole boyfriend and is a budding codependent.
Posts: 1694 | Registered: Sep 2012 | From: Baja Arizona
Member # 31468
| Posted: 11:58 PM, May 7th (Tuesday), 2013|
Love this - and really needed it right now. Thank you Ama.
Together 9 yrs
Status: Divorced 4/27/11
Above all, be the heroine, not the victim. - Nora Ephron
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
- J. K. Rowling
Posts: 4562 | Registered: Mar 2011 | From: Texas
Member # 36839
| Posted: 12:02 AM, May 8th (Wednesday), 2013|
Wise words, especially for me today
DS - 7, DD - 6
Posts: 461 | Registered: Sep 2012 | From: Fort Worth,Texas
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