Meghan Murphy


Dealbreaker: He's a Crack Addict

Some days, he’d wake up on a Saturday morning, say he had to run some errands, and turn up 24 hours later.

In our Dealbreakers series, exes report on the habit, belief, or boxer brief that ended the affair.

I had been living on a tiny island for too long. I had moved as a temporary escape from my big-city hometown, gotten stuck, stayed for two years, and fallen into an abusive relationship with a local sociopath who had money, power, and a big truck. He was the kind of guy who could keep friends and neighbors under his thumb because he had the power to transport them from their isolated rural road to the only store in town that sold cigarettes.

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