We have a 13 year old, so the days of having sex in different rooms other than our bedroom are long gone. I get ready, never see him as our recliner in the living room has now taken up residency in our sex life.
He gazed up at me, his eyes wet, his pupils swollen like black olives.
I later learned that Omri served as a sergeant major during the , a Palestinian uprising against the Israeli occupation that led to intensified Israeli-Palestinian violence from 2000 to 2005.
"Every day, we started cursing at two, shooting rubber bullets by four, and live ammunition by six," he said.
My friend Katie*, 25, has dated a few veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
She knows exactly how lonely and exhausting dating someone with PTSD can be.