I''m glad you checked in. It''s funny bc just yesterday I was thinking "where''s Nightshadow?" And now here you are!
I''m sorry to hear that your mother is not the source of support nor grateful for the support you give her. It makes me wonder if there''s some sort of dementia building on her part that''s causing her to act this way.
Good news on the dating front. It sounds encouraging. And of course I grinned at hearing about Army''s misery. What a fool he is on so many levels.