John Acknowledgments It is difficult to find an adequate way to acknowledge all the friends, colleagues and teachers who have helped make this book a reality.
Not to mention the fact that you were gorgeous.
I was never meant to get close to you or become friends. I never knew it would get this far. I never knew you would be the one. And although things are different now and you will never forgive me, you still are the one and only one for me.
Truth is, there was a lot of things I wasn't telling you.
My mom was struggling, running from my dad who almost killed her several times. I know I masked my issues and told you I was only upset because I missed my friends back in Florida.
I was use to not having them so I tried to keep my distance from anyone… that is. I moved around with my mom to protect her from my father.
He has ruined my life in more ways than you could ever understand.
I mean what if my dad found us and found you? I was going to tell you though. I thought I was finally free from my father and this unbreakable, terrifying silence. It brought me joy to wake up every morning and not wonder if my mom is still down the hall sleeping peacefully, or if I would choke from breathing in the extreme and intoxicating smell of liquor and cigarettes.
I thought it was my time to be happy. I let the weight be lifted off my shoulders prematurely. Being as naive as I was, I thought the weight disappeared, but all I did was pass them over to my mom. She started to worry more as I became more reckless. I ignored it, but she was crumbling under the weight of our worries and fear.
On your birthday,everything went to shit. You were having your party and I was so excited to go.
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