My safe haven feels at risk now that my sister has moved in
We had a difficult childhood and my parents had an acrimonious divorce. While I love my family, I’m sick of the ongoing rows
My parents’ relationship was difficult: there was adultery and violence. They divorced when I was 10 and my sister 12. It was a long, acrimonious period. My dad fought to have us live with him which we did not agree with; he exposed us to pornographic photographs of my mother and other women, and there was general neglect when he had contact with us. We have had little contact with him since.
I was protected from a lot …read more