And maybe, for now, a happy ending doesnt include a relationship. Maybe it's you, on your own picking up the pieces and starting over, freeing yourself up for something better in the future. Maybe the happy ending is just moving on.
A woman should never invest in a relationship she wouldn't want for her daughter, not allow any man to treat her in a way she would scold her son for. So thankful my daughter has my husband as the example of how a man should treat his wife!
Sometimes closure looks differently than we imagine it. Sometimes we don't get all of the answer we're seeking. Sometimes it's not wrapped in a pretty bow with two people who amicably say "this is for the better.