Originally Posted by FirstYearDown
My father is one of my best friends. However, his infidelity and lies led to me having severe difficulities trusting men. I have attended therapy for this issue, but this is a stain that won't wash away. The irrational and defensive part of my mind still believes the "all men are pigs" rhetoric which was fed to me since age 12. I can't even trust my husband.
Sounds more like the fault of the person feeding you the "All men are pigs" dogma than your father.