Four months. That’s how long it’s been since I asked you to leave. That’s how long it’s been since you sat on the couch, looked me straight in the eyes and told me you were going to continue to see your affair partner. That’s how long I’ve been living a life free of your abuse.
I want you to know that I never loved you. I fell in love with the person that you created just for me. You watched me. You studied me. You knew my wants, needs, insecurities and used those to your advantage. You created my soulmate in yourself. But that wasn’t you. You[...]