Last night I found out that my dad has been having an affair. My first thought was how terrible I felt for my poor mom, who has had to put up with him and his selfish ways all of these years. And my second thought was the complete shock that someone could possibly find my dad even the least bit attractive. How could he do this to us? To our family? I feel hollow and sick.
School is starting up again for me tomorrow, and I can't let him ruin another semester for me. Sometimes I feel like the best revenge would be to become the best student in the world, which is something he could never do. My entire education thus far may just be a result of my anger towards him and my need to make him feel stupid.
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