Where have we heard this before? Violence in the family home. A first joint at the age of 12. Then alcohol and ice. Thank God for places like The Glen rehab centre..
“In a child’s eyes, a mother is a goddess. She can be glorious or terrible, benevolent or filled with wrath, but she commands love either way. I am convinced that this is the greatest power in the universe.“
J K Jemisin, Author The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms