2021 Challenge: Friending My Inner Child

Paralyzed by fear, she won’t let go of our predator-persecutor

Narcopath: I am happy since I left you, and I’m glad I got out. For the past 16 years we were married, I was just afraid I’d be broke or alone, but I never really loved you.

Translation: I am delusional, maladapted, and guilty of revisionist history, blameshifting