Fourth Wave
Published in

Fourth Wave

The Changing Face of Love

My mother in law and I had issues…

Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

My mother-in-law died this week. We had a difficult relationship. When I married her youngest child at age 25, my own mother had already died. I very much wanted Irene to be my new mom, and worked on that project for at least 15 years. But it never happened. I never felt like she loved me. I had a hard time forgiving her for that.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Patsy Fergusson

Patsy Fergusson

1.1K Followers

Tree hugger. Tour guide. Top Writer. Feminist. Newly-baptized Bay swimmer. Editor of Fourth Wave. https://medium.com/fourth-wave