For years she fought for her family and the love of her friends, making sacrifice after sacrifice and using every ounce of strength inside of her to hold everyone and everything together until she just couldn't do it anymore. It broke her; and there was no one there to save her but herself.
Her love had been betrayed. But she wouldn't give up, she couldn't give up, now she would have to fight for herself. She would have to grieve the loss of the life she knew, face her fears, uncertainty, her pain and loss, with no one to truly count on but herself. She knew that the only moments that she would allow herself to cry were in her bed each night. She was determined that, come morning, she would rise stronger than the day before. —It takes a strong man, and by strong I mean an emotionally strong and empathetic man, to truly understand and appreciate a woman who has been mistreated and neglected and has struggled to repair the damage done to her by someone else. Most men cannot appreciate how much work and effort a woman puts into . He can't understand all the sleepless nights she has worrying about them, being afraid and feeling uncertain, having anxiety and trying to fill the role of both of them while working to support a relationship and trying to heal herself and put her life back together. And then on top of it all, she has to endure the lying and cowardly men who try to prey upon her vulnerability and take advantage of her.
She's come too far and fought too hard to ever settle again. She deserves a man who is strong enough to choose her and walk beside her through all of it. Not someone who puts up with her and her situation, but someone who wants her and everything that she comes with, especially her scars. She deserves a man who will help her heal even more and protect her from ever being broken again. She deserves a man who will never let her struggle alone, a man who will elevate her in love. A man who knows her worth.
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