Memorial Day has passed, but I hope we will continue to honor veterans whenever it is within our power. Too often their sacrifice, and the sacrifice of their families, have been overlooked or consciously ignored.
Another group that has been dishonored or ignored are divorced parents. The list of “good” reasons I’ve heard through the years for why they don’t deserve honor could fill a book. Some of the stories are tragic. Others are petty, but disappointment and anger are common when adults talk about their divorced parents.
I gave a presentation on this delicate issue recently. While this talk was not given at a workshop for adult children of divorce, the implications and applications easily apply. Click below to listen.
“Honor Your Father and Mother – Kent Darcie”
Divorce by Tony Guyton