I thought I was fine. As it turns out, I wasn’t.
I believe everything is a learning lesson if we choose.
I am not hung up on the past, nor does this particular story have any bearing on my life now, except it did become a pattern of what was to come.
Narcissists will suck the life out of you and leave you struggling to breathe.
I see now my brother’s struggle began long before he ever took that first sip of alcohol.