This is one of those “this-world-is-hopeless” realization moment.
So indeed Dad is a wise man, to a certain extent.
“You cannot trust anyone! No one will help you when you are in trouble! People only stick to you for the money. Anyone that sticks to you will have their own motives, you think there are really ‘real friends’?”
It did sound harsh and the twelve-year-old that I was just went “*rolls eyes* Ridiculous old man talk.” Well, no it wasn’t!
Everyone is an Abigail.
I wish I never had to see this ugly world.