My sister is an opiate addict. Her choice of pills are painkillers. She steals money, food, clothing to sell, and pills from my mother. My love for her always gets in the way and I am so tired of yelling at her and pretending I'm accepting her denial.
Other than me, my concern is the manipulation she does to my elderly parents. I have two lovely ladies helping my parents during the day from a well known elder care organization and they told me today if money and pills are missing in the future, they will call the Department of Aging. I can't really keep my sister away from her parents.
"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened." - Matthew 7:7-8