…have all the power I need to quit fighting with my ex and I fully embraced my role as a single mom. I learned the hard way that exiting a toxic relationship is painful. You have to draw up boundaries, which often piss the other person off.
…gain my healthy self-worth. Intentional or not, he had me believing that I was nothing without him. As a result, he kept offering me scraps of affection that I was supposed to take because I was so fucking desperate.