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  • It's hard to even call them parents.
    I knew them each as individuals. I love them both. Always have and always will. They were brought together by things I'll never really know. And kept apart by things they never really knew.

    This is the only photo I have of them together - other than the day they were, supposedly, married.

    It's a bit unclear.
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