And yet the young woman in front of me is still clearly damaged, existing at one defensive remove from her own past.
I loved him and he loved me pretty much instantly.
There is a long pause.
She says it simply never occurred to her to do the same for herself.
She turned to alcohol as a crutch.
Does Megan blame anyone for what she has been through? As Megan was leaving, she saw the cardboard box she had been asked to deliver contained several packets of condoms.