Do you really think this separation thing is necessary?
Sullivan: I miss my wife. Do you really think this separation thing is necessary?
Amelia: I’m not sure of anything, but I know if the relationship is strong, it can survive a temporary separation in service of your sobriety. And I know that if you’re staying sober for your wife, the first time you have a fight, you’ll have an excuse to use drugs, so the point of the separation is to learn to stay sober for yourself.