It’s Been a Year Since I Asked Him to Leave

I wondered what today would feel like.

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Walking away was the hardest decision I have ever made in my life. It was also the most honest. I did the best I could to own it. I did a shitty job.

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Not drinking was the only thing I had control over at the time. I took what I could get.

The days I didn’t cry I marked on a calendar. A two day run was an achievement.

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Everything is, and will be, just fine.

Flaming pinball, nerd, music lover, wine snob, horrible violin player. No, I won’t stop taking pictures of my drinks. vanessaltorre@gmail.com IG: vanessaltorre

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