Before dating him, I would have read that and thought “I’d never date someone like that.” But the truth is, toxic shit can happen to anyone. It’s easy to judge it differently when we’re not in it — so easy, in fact, that I even judge myself looking back.
- The number of times I’ve proclaimed “I would NEVER let anyone treat me like that.”
- The number of times I let someone treat me like that.
- The number of times my friends have proclaimed to me, “I would NEVER let anyone treat me like that.”
- The number of times I have listened to them sob about allowing themselves to be treated like that.
However, it’s also funny as shit. Because this is what we do.
I think I see an article here.