Hello Dr. Laura,

I spoke with you recently regarding my emotional infidelity and my husband expressing that he wants a divorce. You told me to finish reading The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands, let him know that his future will be better, and to call you back in a week. Since I don’t necessarily have a question, I decided to write you instead of wasting airtime.

Emotions between my husband and I are better at the moment. We are still working on things and trying to move forward. I will continue to let you be inside my conscience every day and be my moral compass. I thank God I ran into your radio program flipping through channels on SiriusXM. You have changed my life and will continue to do so. I have learned now many of the mistakes I have made.  (Yes, I did buy Ten Stupid Things Women Do to Mess Up Their Lives although I haven’t read it yet.) I have learned more about myself in the last two months of listening to you than I have in my entire life this far.

I now understand that my man-hating comes from seeing my mother treat my dad in the same way my grandma treated my grandpa. My sister is the same as my mom, despite making a pact with me that we would never become our mother. I also figured out that dating an older boy from age 14 (now married to him) was because I wanted male attention that I didn’t get from my over-worked father who was so beaten down by my mom that he rarely talks. And, I know that becoming pregnant at 18 was more a cry for attention for my mom and a ‘please don’t leave me’ selfish act for my then boyfriend. I feel like I have screwed up so much, but I can only make the best of it now.

My husband and I have two great boys and we are married and living a very good life. And if I stop bashing him, life will be fantastic. I will continue to work on myself. I only wished I had a mother figure like you in my life so I wouldn’t have sabotaged it the way I did. I will keep pressing forward to be my kids’ mom and my husband’s girlfriend. Also, I get to stay home with my boys and I am so grateful. I work overnights and weekends as an in-home caregiver for the elderly. Thank you for all you do!!

Sincerely,

Josie

 


Original Source


Concerns or questions?

See our support area where you can find questions asked by our clients and answered by the SeventhQueen team. Lorem ipsum lorem ipsum

SEE SUPPORT AREA
NEWSLETTER SIGNUP

By subscribing to our mailing list you will always be update with the latest news from us.

SIGN INTO YOUR ACCOUNT CREATE NEW ACCOUNT

Your privacy is important to us and we will never rent or sell your information.

×
CREATE ACCOUNT ALREADY HAVE AN ACCOUNT?

 
×
FORGOT YOUR DETAILS?
×

Go up