I love the way you have written this, it cuts right to the point and it certainly pulled a few strings in my heart. Kudos.
Hmmm...loose tongue you got their D, oh and I agree about the parenting skills there Tara
As the child of an alcoholic I know the pain and suffering caused, marriage yes by all means...having kids? Could you really bring that suffering unto them? Think long and hard about that one, nothing worse than a parent locked up in their own world