Originally Posted by NeonKaos
I know it makes me seem like a jerk, but I am kind of relieved that most of my immediate family is dead or just not in my life because I don't have to think about this bullshit.
Adore my younger brother, younger stepbrother, younger foster sister.
Absolutely adore my father in law.
Can get along with my mom and my stepdad is no problemo.
Can get along with my brother in law no problem.
Can get along with GG's mother sisters bil and sil (one gay sister).
The rest of my family? Blech, don't need the drama.
The rest of Maca's family? Blech, don't need the drama.
The rest of GG's family? Blech, don't need the drama.
You CAN in fact create a family of people who are worth being around and there is something healthy to be said for people who despite being raised in dysfunctional and fucked up families, manage to escape them and move on to greener pastures.