I am so incredibly lucky to have found such a truly dynamic person. Your kindness and intellect and all around goodness inspires me daily.
it’s also very important to recognize patterns of emotional abuse. constant apologies and resentment of actions and self pity are common ways to manipulate you into forgiving them and helping them assume power in a situation again. it’s extremely hard to let go of someone you love but people like that don’t truly love you, they love the control. protect, love and care for yourself.
While vacationing at a Santa Barbara ranch circa 1951, Ava Gardner found time to distract the ranch’s German Shepard watchdog from his duties.