Other People’s Happiness is Not Your Responsibility (Not Even When It’s Your Spouse)

It’s not about being selfish, it’s about impossibility

Photo by Andrew Neel on Unsplash

One of the biggest things I learned by going to a counselor was this — you can’t MAKE other people happy. You can twist yourself into a pretzel, you can be a slave or a doormat, you can spend a million bucks — whether the other…

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Sherryl Clark

Sherryl Clark

Writer, teacher, editor, book lover — www.sherrylclarkwritingcoach.com is where I offer editing and manuscript development services.