Possibly apropos of nothing, but I find it rather comforting--in its way--that said ex's mother seems to be on John
's side (or at least sympathetic to his plight) in this mess. It's a small thing, but still...it means more people care, and that's never a bad thing.
And, hell, you still have time to get from where you are now
to somewhere a little better headspace-wise, like
So hang in there, man. We're pulling for you. To repeat: