Thank you
Wow. That is so good it's pretty much left me stunned. And teary of course.
sad ?
It is a lovely story; however, I cannot help not feeling « sad ».
He made a choice and now he has to deal with consequences.
I see it more as a lesson of life “stand up for what you believe on, for what’s really matter for you” than a heartbroken story.
Re: sad ?
He was a child when he made a decision he regrets. I can hardly fault someone for making mistakes when children.

Though I confess I would like to think I would have asked for the book back and refused to be with someone who would treat me like that.
Oh, that's lovely. Thanks for scouring the internets for cool stuff.