That’s what I thought when, four years after the end of my abusive marriage, I finally dared to venture into another relationship…this one with my high school first love 25 years later. He was so different from my ex…yeah…later I would discover he was so much worse.
How did I let it happen again? I knew the signs. I should have seen it coming.
This is what they do. And they are teaching the master class.
You aren’t an idiot. I know how you feel, we escape these men and suddenly we are right back underneath them in a way we can’t defend against. This time we DO see them coming. AND IT DOESNT FUCKING MATTER.
I don’t have answers. But you are not an idiot.