But not for long, because I don’t give up or give in easily. I enjoy the vibrant life I’ve created, but it’s not yet complete.I’ve earned my independence through sweat and tears I’ve slain many dragons, most of them way before my divorce.We learned he had Fanconi Anemia, a rare genetic disease that often causes bone marrow failure and death, usually before a child reaches adulthood.My husband was understandably overwhelmed and angered by our son’s disease. I studied all the literature available at the library (there was no internet in those days).Although a strong, independent woman can seem intimidating, especially, if you’ve never dated one, they’re actually the best women to be in a relationship with – not only because they now who they are, but they’re not going to have some sort of emotional breakdown just because you don’t call exactly when you say you would.We may be dating you and we may even love you, but we’re not going to sit around waiting for you either. Did you write her off, assuming she didn’t have room in her busy life for you?
They respect one another and learn from each other.
I learned to do everything myself I stopped asking for support because my husband was no longer capable of giving me what I needed.
Like many women, I stayed married because I thought it was as good as it gets.
So, if you’ve met a woman and she’s clearly strong, independent, and maybe puts even a little bit of fear in your because she is so badass, here’s what you to know before you go down that road.
It’s always best to be prepared when dealing with a woman who has her act together. This doesn’t mean you need to be a billionaire who looks like Ryan Gosling, but it does mean you have to have your act together and respect us. We figure if you want to stray and cheat on us, then that’s your loss.
Our firstborn child was born with many birth defects.