ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

I Gave Myself Away

When a giver attracts a taker

Photo by Julia Volk

“He’s a very selfish man,” utters someone close to my husband. Their words catch me off guard. I am young and have yet to notice this truth. I would not describe him this way.

Years later, my husband huffs and puffs as he sweeps the garage.

“What’s the matter?” I ask.

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Colleen Sheehy Orme

Colleen Sheehy Orme

National Relationship Columnist, Journalist & Former Business Columnist. I cover love, life, & relationships— #WomanResurrected colleen.sheehy.orme@gmail.com