**sigh** so tired of dealing with this at work. Keep in mind there is overt disrespect and covert disrespect.such as, the flagrant disrespect/financial abuse of employers not paying workers a livable wage.
Estrangement was like stepping into the world I deserved. I've left a choking life of fear, dread, self hatred and trauma for one full of possibility. It has tough moments but compared to the daily misery of my family life it's like joy and light.
What does it teach the children when they learn instead of attempting to work out through their moms differences with her own mother, she simply disowned her. I hope you never do anything that upsets your children.