Ugh - the trifecta of trying to "get back." So frustrating - and you so want to believe their story. The alternative - that they really did that horrible thing - is unfathomable. And, even if you "believe" them and take them back, it is never the same. There's always that little feeling - until it happens again (and it inevitably will).

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Writer and policy advocate living in Nashville, TN —Public Policy Ph.D. — writes on education policy, consumer affairs, and more . . .

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