My journey in recovery with my best friend my mom in law
My journey in recovery with my best friend mom in law.
life throws obstacles numerous stumbling blocks its for me to decide , whether I use stumbling block to stepping stone.
Had a hard childhood Parents gave their best they could with limited financial resources and education.
They groomed four siblings with the best of things they could.
I was a Rebel , I wanted everything differently done from my siblings.
I was over Ambitious wanted to touch the sky.
I constantly compared self with rest relatives and cousins.
I felt inferior when my sisters and I were made fun of our clothes.
I wanted best things a better life for Self of us.Of 4 of us elder sister was an handicap.
Had hearing problems was married off early due to her problem in learning and Parents own insecurities.
Until her marriage life didn't seem difficult.
As she gave birth to her 2 children demands on dowry started to crop up.There were episodes of assault and abusive relationship in her marriage. I pretended and Faked to patch up when I visited them on weekends .
I feared a lot for her survival of marriage.
One day got a call that elder sister husband commited suicide , it broke me a lot.
By than I was in a relationship with an handsome , well to do man.
He was always supportive , understanding, loving and caring.
He made me feel like a queen other than during his drunken bouts he never really became violent.