But I soon got the wind knocked out of my sails when I opened up to friends and family about my newfound love life.
Their negativity was surprising and quite upsetting at times. One friend suggested I should just focus on being by myself, while a particularly charming family member questioned why being a mother wasn’t ‘enough for me’.
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