I have watched you in your pain and I’ve listened to you in your assuredness and I have wondered how did your mind get so certain?
It isn’t that you’re always wrong, no. It’s that you’re so certain that you’re always right and never wrong that’s I find interesting.
Where I knew for certain of the dilemma you find yourself in… was the time you responded to my claim that my daughter was my best friend.
You snapped with vitriol.
“You can’t be friends with your children.”
I responded, ” It is sad for you that this was your experience.
No doubt with me, it was here that you developed this lonely certainty you cling to so tightly.