No need to wage an epic legal battle when either ignoring the allegation, or simply denying it would be sufficient.
There's nothing like being surrounded by messages of love and joy to realize that those things are missing from your life. I'm not going to discuss the whys and wherefores of this decision on the internet.
(Alternatively, blog traffic may be down and you need a good controversy to get people clicking again?
) On April 30, 2012, Get Off My Internets published an article entitled Heather Armstrong Strongarms GOMI.
I don't remember walking from her room down the stairs, but I looked around at all of this, all of this that I hold together -- all of this that is supposed to be perfect and satisfying and perhaps even enviable -- and the dog leash made sense. I was sane enough to walk away from that moment, one that occurred a while ago, and standing up to that hopelessness has only made me stronger.
The only way out of my unhappiness was to take myself out of it. But I'm still trying to figure out how I got to the garage in the first place. I wish a pill would make all this ongoing, unbearable pain go away.