My boyfriend chose TV over our relationship- and I’m glad.

When your priorities don’t align with those of your significant other, you have to re-prioritize.

When I got back home, it was game on.

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I started to feel better about us as a couple, and I felt less guilty when I spent time alone trying to ‘get right with myself.’

And then the shit started to hit the fan.

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I was determined to be thriving and not just surviving.

This became clearer to me as my own self image and goals were coming into focus.

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The TV was always on in our house when James was home.

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I bought a one-way ticket and started packing.

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