Breaking the Silence

It was hard.

She said, “… I was raised by generations who didn't air their dirty laundry … and they were raised by generations that didn't do that … So, we just didn't talk about it … we just tried to pretend it didn't happen … that conflict literally almost killed me … I needed to talk about it, I was grieving, I was suffering, but no one around me was willing to sit with me because it was too uncomfortable …”

How do you deal with uncomfortable situations?


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