Sometimes it can create some great stories around the dinner table years down the road. Some of our stories can be quite funny, except they are both bizarre and true, but no body really believes them when they hear them.
Just wonderful, simply turn them into another experience, another story. Clever.
Individuality, sence of direction, the ability to move on, growth, development, reality check. Need more?
Always understand that they are your family, and you should at least try to mend the fence. Do not keep your family from reaching out to them even when you have children. You would only be condoning a broken family leading them into the same situation possibly.
I wish my parents had separated as my dad was an A-H.
I know. But he is gone now. Things did improve after he died . Thankfully
One can develop self confidence and learn to be self sufficient.
Never wanted to be a single mother, we got married had children but no happy ever after. The positive, no more fighting with husband. Kids both know we love them, just better for us to be apart and not under the same roof.