Going through the images of this particular woman - not an easy task. One day I am going to tell the story, but the wound is still a bit fresh.
When you let people into your life, you always run a certain risk - especially with new friends. They might clobber you when you least expect it. You always say "oops, why didn't I see that coming?" But none of us are immune to getting charmed or played. The only true test of friendship, is time.