The general concensus perceives mentally ill in us as someone who is weak, who has given up, someone with no inner strength... Au contraire, tostill be functioni.ng under this cloud tales a large measure of courage
I had some one tell me "Oh, it can't be all that bad
, you're sitting here having a drink' My vert sarcastic reply was "Baby, if you tried to walk a mile in my shoes, you wouldm't make it ten yards!" I believe he moved down a barstool or two-lolol.
How am I do this job. I knowintellectually I could do it in my sleep but sitting for so long.
My husband is unmedicated bi-polar (predominantly manic, explosive tempers, irritation at my very existence. Our ddaughter actually hates him and know she is defiant, irritable disrepectful (more so thanaverage kid) I cannot remember the last time he said something positive and loving about us. I can handlr it, I have agarison wall built around me but, he is her male role model and he puts her down and she hates herself. She and I do for testing and counseling for her. Both parents ill give her80% chance of becoming ill.
But goal is to put away enough $ topay deposit at apt. complex and finally, have peace in the valley. I hope it isd not such a pipe dream.
I can be a busybody but do you have children, c family close by? Where do you live in Aus. always wanted to see aus and NZ Do you have friends and get out? You sound a much better adjusted soul thank most of us
No sarcasm intended but healinng compassion to you to