Hi, I’m Lindsay Rose Martin. Age 38.
I was 6 months pregnant when my first husband came home and told me of his hidden drug addiction. $50k in hidden debt, credit card bills being delivered to another address, and a baby on the way. You could have blown me over with a feather.
The night I brought my son home from the hospital. He was at the bar drinking, and shut his phone off when I tried to call him.
My first mothers day. Drunk. Again, out playing baseball with his friends.
2 months after that, another 15K in debt added up after I just refinanced our home to cover it all up.
I never told a soul until I was DONE. Walking away with 2 garbages bags packed up, with the essentials.
Yet.. This man, was still one of my very best friends. A man I respected. A man I loved and whom was an amazing guy and loved his little boy more than anything. But we weren’t meant to be. I knew that too. Heard the whispers before we got married. He knew it, as he predicted a divorce in our...
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