I used to live my whole life without a clear sense of direction.
Everything was being paid for by my parents. The threat of getting murdered or ending up homeless couldn’t put a dent in the confidence that my mother and father would always be there to protect me. I was happy and carefree.
I assumed that in the end we’d all remain together as one happy family.
Then in a blink of an eye, everything changed. My parents separated and divorce proceedings were underway. It shattered the rosy image of my future. [read]