Yesterday, my mom called mom my husband to tell him a very close family member had taken his own life. My husband told her he would tell me at a good time. I just started a new job a few weeks ago and he knows I’m really involved in work stuff so he didn’t want to bother me there. He told me after…
Yesterday I received a text from my mom telling me to call her as soon as I can. I took a break and stepped away from my desk, put on my coat, and lit up a cigarette before calling her back. With the way things have been going I just knew that it'd be a conversation that I'd need a cigarette to get through.