"Some people come in your life as blessings others come in your life as lessons." - Some people come into our life as a curse. Some people are a HARD lesson in betrayal, lies and deceit. Sometimes it takes years to heal and overcome.
A professor stood before his class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, wordlessly, he picked up a very large and empty mayonnaise jar and proceeded to fill it with golf balls. He then asked the students if the jar was full.
"Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy." - Robert A. Heinlein My parents made sure that I could take care of my own, stuff wasn't handed to me. I see kids today, and worry not only for their future but for mine as well.