Celebrating my betrayal trauma independence
Today I celebrate my own independence. I'm happily married to my husband who is (finally) in a real recovery of 37 months. But this isn't about him, it's about ME. 😎
🎇 I'm celebrating my independence from sex addiction in my life.
🎇I'm celebrating my independence from fear and worry about his recovery or a relapse.
🎇 I'm celebrating my independence from needing anyone else to validate me as lovable, and worthy.
🎇 I'm celebrating my independence from my old views about safety, love, marriage, sex and communication.
🎇 I'm celebrating my independence from resentment towards my husband.
🎇 I'm celebrating my independence from triggers and heartbreak over past wounding from my husband's disease-induced behaviors.
🎇 I'm celebrating my independence from non-recovery.
🎇 I'm celebrating my independence from “religion” and celebrating my complete dependance upon Jesus.
What were my old views?
I took back responsibility, ownership and the keys to my “safety” instead of seeing it through another person's behavior.
I gave up the:
– fairytale, for a love story.
– idea that love is a feeling – rather, it's a choice.
🗽 I wish you all a happy independence day, today, and every day forward.
May you be FREE, whether you stay married or not.
Boundaries support group. Master Boundaries, get support for boundaries to guard against gaslighting, blame, denial, minimization, manipulation and isolation.
* If this website, or any part of our private, tightly moderated Facebook Group has helped you, you can encourage me to continue publishing helpful content by Buying Me a Cup of Coffee for as little as $3.
I use your donation continue my training and education in recovery from betrayal trauma, sex addiction and coupleship recovery.