Playing the "best friend role" only confuses children. Be the parent even if no one played that role for you. Have some self respect and teach that having a man is not the important thing. Having a future is the goal and an education can ensure that.
Robert Lee Frost (March 1874 – January was an American poet. His work was initially published in England before it was published in America. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech.
This statement so clearly defines the stigma attached to those of us who have attempted suicide and survived. So often, my name comes up, and the response is, "the one that was so selfish and tried to kill herself-her poor family". I am not a statistic. I am an individual who sustained horrific abuse. Take one step in the shoes that I wore as a child, feel my pain for just 1 minute. Think twice before you judge me.