Don’t Tell Me My Child Is From a Broken Home

Even as a kid I knew it was better my own dad left.

Colleen Sheehy Orme
Jun 22 · 3 min read

I’m watching the news and a young reporter uses the phrase ‘broken home.’ It’s an attempt to make the story more ominous. I’m not sure what aggravates me more. This antiquated reference finding my ears, or the age of the girl using it.