The color amaranthine came from the Greek word ‘amarantos’ which meant unfading. The word Amaranth was used to name an imaginary, undying flower that was, presumably, a deep red-purple color and there you have the two uses of the word today. Lovely stuff.
I need some time alone to write and think which is what I have been doing. I love you and be strong. Do not allow his emotions to make you subservient. He was wrong and he needs to apologize. Now get some rest.