I’m The Supportive Partner. And I’m Okay With That.
My career used to be #1 in my life. Frankly, I used to be #1 in my life without exception. And I actively dreaded the day that I’d invariably have to make a ton of sacrifices for and start having to at least in part answer to someone else. In essence, I saw settling down as a necessary evil that I would at some point have to take part in in order to have my 2.2 kids right on schedule.