Meg Barclay this was me and I escaped. Not totally whole, but I escaped. But I can’t stop feeling incredibly sad because you described my mother’s situation so precisely.


She will be trapped until he dies. Or, God forbid, until she does.

That is my greatest fear-that he will outlive her and she will never know a day of peace.

I still don’t know what I want to be when I grow up, but I know I want it to be spelled right and punctuated correctly. I guess that’s something.

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