"I can’t control your behavior; nor do I want that burden… but I will not apologize for refusing to be disrespected, to be lied to, or to be mistreated. I have standards; step up or step out." - Steve Maraboli parents are ruthless!
I guess I was so busy trying to protect you that I couldn't see that I needed to be protected from you. And this is why I won't say one more word about your unhealty relationships, unhealthy ways and drug addiction.
It's who he was. This hit it on the nail. Even though it's been years i still can't let him go. Even though he's moved on and let me go with no after thought. But its time and I'm done breaking my own heart.