I’m Just Not a Jealous Gal

Being that way doesn’t make sense to me

Marla Bishop
The Bad Influence
Published in
4 min readMar 30, 2024

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Maybe it’s because I grew up with a philandering dad and a jealous mother, but being controlled but the green-eyed monster has never been my modus operandi.

I remember a time a friend of mine came rushing to my house to tell me she’d just seen my husband sitting in a pub talking to a woman. I was like, So? He’s a free man…

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Marla Bishop
The Bad Influence

Londoner, philosophy graduate, journalist, relationship coach, wife & mother. MA in Novel Writing; working on 1st novel. Follow me: https://linktr.ee/Marla