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ILLUMINATION

I Had To Hock My Wedding Rings

The wise words a jeweler taught me about value

Photo by Irina Iriser: Oh Pexels

I stood at the counter fighting back the tears. My husband was withholding grocery and school supply money. He would hurt our children to hurt me. He had warned of this day. He said if I ever left him he would make sure there was no money and I would work for the rest of my life.

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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