23 - Selfish...
“I was angry. I watched as this selfish degenerate’s acts depleted our family. We lost everything behind this guy."
Job 14:22, “He feels only the pain of his own body, and he mourns only for himself."(ESV)
“After which, I finally grew a brain and called. I demanded that he speak to me. He finally answered. I told him that I loved him and that no matter what we would get through this.”
At this point, Selena was sobbing, “I said, “Juan, please say something!” He said, in the coldest and deadest voice I’ve ever heard him use, ‘Don’t ever come back here again.’ And hung up the phone.
A week later, I received the legal envelope, opened it, and learned that he had filed for divorce.” Carlos couldn’t stand by and watch this any longer. He leaned in and consoled her.
22 - Coward...
"Hours and hours went by, and that coward was a no show."
Job 30:17, “The night racks my bones, and the pain that gnaws me takes no rest."(ESV)
“However, he was too blind to see that the only person making trips and living prints was him. He claimed they urged him to replace the stolen money with the money of the investors.”
21 - Cartel...
"I would later learn that some members of a rival cartel robbed him of the money at the exchange site."
Hebrews 12:6, “Because the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and he chastens everyone he accepts as his son."(NIV)
“As the airport staff was placing our luggage in the car, I remembered that my purse was still on the jet. I didn’t announce where I was going, I just said, I forgot something, and went back to the hanger. However, when I got back to the plane, I saw him offloading bags that weren’t ours and it made me curious. Still, I didn’t say anything to him.”