There is no such thing as an unanswered prayer, Gods answer is either Yes, my child. or its No, child I have something better for you. so when you dont get what you thought you were wanting just think, Gods plan is better for you. He wont lead you astray.
Your journey has molded you for your greater god, and it was exactly what it needed to be. Don't think that you've lost time. It took each and every situation you have encountered to bring you to the now. And now is right on time.
"Most folks are only as happy as they make up their minds to be. I need to daily remember how beautiful my life is and not worry about situations that try to rob my joy. A message for my girls always choose happiness!