‘Yeah, I find him really interesting - like - it made me want to read more to see if you’d drop his name so I could Google him’ she said.
‘You what! What the hell oi?’ I chuckled.
‘No really Kim, really! He fascinates me! Like, I want to know who he is! Sure, I dig the story itself, but what pulls my brain is ‘who is this guy?’ – you know what I mean?’
‘I get you, I get you’ I replied calming down, ‘but no, I’ll never mention him by name in my work. The purpose of telling my stories isn’t to expose him, it’s to simply convey the story of the man I married and divorced at a period of time in my life, and through that story, I hope other women might be helped by my experience to get through theirs.’
‘I see, I see’ she answered, ‘still, it’ll be cool to know who he is though.’
‘Yeah – nah, I don't think so hey’ I laughed, ‘not now, not ever’….