Clay, I almost didn’t watch it, because of the title. And then, I thought, “Wait — you know how it’ll end, right? Let’s see them worm their way out of this.” But the happy ending didn’t come. They left me twisting in the wind — whoa, interesting image there, huh? But I needed the slap, really. It stiffened my spine. Once I got over the anger and pain, that is. Told the truth. Ugly as it is. We know it, we experience it all the time, but…somehow, this time, it shook me harder. So yeah, don’t. But I’m kind of glad I did…

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