From 1996 - 2004 Lori lived with her then boyfriend who had a substance abuse problem. She tried as best as she could to help him out of it though nothing helped. They moved to Montana in 2000 where she thought because they moved away from his friends that were such an influence on him that it would be better. But he made new friends who were the same as the old ones and now his old friends would also come visit for a week at a time, spending that week in their new home. This is a detailed description of what Lori lived through all those years and how she finally found the strength to move on.
For 9 years Lori lived with a man who had a substance abuse problem. She tried to help him, but nothing worked. They moved to Montana 4 years after meeting where she thought moving away from friends who influenced him would help, but he made new friends with the same addictions. Old friends would come to visit too. This is a detail of what happened and how Lori found strength to move on.