Congratulations, Ann, on having the courage to leave a situation that was making you miserable.
I must admit, I’ve never fully understood the psychology of abuse – and how people who are objectively treated poorly choose to remain in relationships – but I’m glad you’ve broken free.
No date wants to hear all about how evil and crazy you think your ex is.
Too much negative talk about your ex is unappealing on its own, but it can also make it sound like you hate all women.
Divorce is a traumatic event in one’s life and it takes time to recover and get back to normal.
So, it is always good to give healing process some time and don’t try too hard to get out of this phase quickly.
Although, there is a still a feeling of pain, agony and distress, we sometimes try to get out of this phase quickly.
At times, when we get done by our partner or significant others, we tend to do things which we are not yet ready for.
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