... my oldest daughter, the one who to this day is suffering because I have never treated her the same as I have treated her younger sister. Kristi's pain is tearing me apart.
... some of you might ask why I'm having such a hard time right now ...
My beautiful Kristina is in a lot of pain, and there is your answer. It's my fault and I don't know what to do about it. How to repair it.
How's THAT for the honest-to-God truth? -- D.