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Madness is...I knew better

****Warning this post is possible trigger for those who have been in a abusive relationship****

I will say this now, these words were not easy to share. 70 more words

Abuse as abandonment

PCRT Q/A: Biblical Grounds for Divorce

It’s been argued by a number of Christians over the years that abuse qualifies as abandonment in Paul’s letter to the Corinthians in 1 Corinthians 7: 15 where he lists abandonment as a permissible cause of divorce. 461 more words

Domestic Abuse

Take off my boots!

Every night he comes home tired. Many nights he comes in grumpy. On those nights, he starts yelling just as soon as he comes in the door. 697 more words

Domestic Abuse

Part One: What It Really Was: Domestic Abuse

I’m going to start this off with a trigger warning for just about everything: sexual assault/rape; mental illnesses; domestic abuse; violence.

This post is going to be split into three parts, partially because four years is a lot of content to put into one post, but mainly because writing this was a very difficult thing for me to do and I had to relive a lot of painful memories in order to make this as accurate as I could remember. 1,302 more words

Bad Relationship

I remember the tears

When I look back on our marriage, I remember the tears the most.

Tears over hearing him break my children’s hearts again and again. Over birthdays, anniversaries, and other special events forgotten. 372 more words

Domestic Abuse

Second therapy session

So today I had my second session of therapy with the Domestic Abuse team and it looks like my sessions are going to be a regular occurrence until I have managed to get my own place and have settled in. 1,726 more words