Is it ever going to stop? Will something be done to stop it? I don’t know anything anymore… At first it was just about our education, now it’s gotten worse. It’s happening non-stop. We hear more shouts, cries and there’s nothing we can do to help HER. Today, in the kitchen, he slapped one of us just because. I peeked from the library. SHE was busy but managed to stop him from hurting my other half. Then, he got angry and got all furious. His face turned red and started barking out words that made HER angry. SHE screamed and tossed the words back at him and that’s when we knew that it wasn’t just some petty fight. He told her to leave the house but SHE insisted on taking us with HER and requested for money before leaving. He told her no and to figure it out herself.
The atmosphere was tenser and we could feel the heat rising in the kitchen. The other one was trying to hold back her tears but I could see the tears forming in her eyes. The argument got intense and I couldn’t take it anymore. I walked away and went to lock myself up. I was never one to handle these kinds of situations. I hate fights. Why couldn’t our lives be simpler, more peaceful and pleasant? Why do we have to go through this?
He drank lots of whiskey and beer. The smell of the alcohol he consumed lingered around us whenever he opened up his mouth. No doubt, he was drunk.
When we reached home, he went to the bottom of the driveway to puke. He started crying and SHE got worried. He was at the ledge of a deep drain. He started shouting foul words that even we can’t speak of. He kept saying what an embarrassment he’s been the past 10 days. He kept asking HER what she wanted from him, “What the hell do you want?” repeatedly. We managed to pull him into the garage. He kept mumbling saying that this was his last year and that he’s going to leave us. He insisted getting the...