“In 2008, it was my reality, my humiliation, my greatest failure.

In 2014, I don’t even remember that woman’s name.

Time and distance heal so much. It’s hard to explain that to people in the moment – I had some wise and wonderful people in my life attempt to tell me that it would be okay, that years on it’d be a distant past I’d barely remember. But I had to experience the distance and the time in order to believe them.”

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