Author: Elisheva Liss, LMFT
May 24th, 2018
Choosing to Remain in an Imperfect Marriage
By: Elisheva Liss, LMFT
Leah closes her eyes and pauses for a moment, then swallows. I’ve come to recognize this subtlety as a cue that something deeply personal and profound will follow. I cross my legs, trying to be patient and open, and refocus on her face.
I didn’t record her exact words, and I wish I had, because she was honest, wise, clear, and calm, but below is my paraphrase o …