News — why didn't she want us to know
Posted by Amy Kunz on
I truly and deeply believe that everything and everyone you encounter in your life has a purpose. The idea of sharing my story/feelings was always frowned upon in my upbringing. If you "aired your dirty laundry" you were either just looking for attention or you were just looking for attention. I came from a family of "secrets," and I'm sure there were several others around us that dealt with issues the same way. It would never come to a surprise for me to hear about something a family member had gone through months or years after the event was over...
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