READER'S ROCK LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE VOL 2 ISSUE 4 NOVEMBER 2014 Vol. 1 Issue 3 September 2013 - Page 69

EXCERPT I was physically attacked by a woman who didn’t even know me. Yes, my boyfriend was her former husband, but she tried to ruin me. plenty of opposition from others. Yet she caused me plenty of grief during a time when I didn’t have the energy for anymore negativity. Throughout my life, I’ve had many disappointmy share of sorrow. I had my expectations crushed repeatedly, yet I was still optimistic and believed there were good things to come. Even when I felt there should be more than this, somehow I was always able to find the positive in any negative situation. I believed life could be good and we could do well. That said, I still believed people should be accountable for their actions; not that I was a saint or anything even close to that. The bottom line was, I Ruth, the soon to be exwife of my boyfriend, deserved to be punished for her actions. When her racial slurs and wads of spit, I realized just how uncivilized a person could be. While she was not my worst nemesis, I have had believed in payback. ments, survived many losses and had more than she came after me with