One thing I’ve learned about domestic violence is that if you don’t know the red flags, you won’t see them when they are waved in front of your face.
“He made me feel beautiful and unappreciated by others. Then he became jealous and controlling. My fear! His threats! My shame! Then…he murdered me! HEAR my words. SEE the signs. BECOME PROACTIVE in domestic violence awareness!"
A passion grew inside of me and I knew that I wanted to help others, speak out and dispel age old myths about domestic violence.
I still loved him and that should’ve been enough to carry us through any crisis, I thought.
I left. I walked out with the clothes on my back. I didn't know where I was going or if my family would help.
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