Teenage breakups are one of the most painful experiences of adolescence. Lauraâ€™s child Tracy* was in fact dating her school that is high boyfriend Dan, for 5 years, and Tracy really thought that that he had been â€œThe One.â€ they’d mapped away their futureâ€”everything from where theyâ€™d live to exactly how children that are many have. To top it well, Tracyâ€™s whole familyâ€”and especially Lauraâ€”adored Dan. Therefore, whenever Tracy called Laura in hysterics from university, stating that Dan had separated along with her, Laura ached on her behalf daughterâ€”and additionally felt a bit betrayed herself.
â€œI happened to be ill to my belly,â€ Laura says.
Laura desired to phone Dan by herself and demand to understand exactly what he had been thinkingâ€”and she also desired to simultaneously whisk away her daughterâ€™s pain.