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Violence against women by Anon

This is not a survivor story. Surviving an ordeal entails more than the constant struggle to get through it. A survivor is a former victim who breaks free of abuse and brings about a positive change to his/her life. This … Continue reading

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A Dead Marriage.

She just wanted to be loved. Her parents had been too busy with their lives to really spend time with her. Added to that, there were a series of caretakers for the house and for the children. Of course, the … Continue reading

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Violence – stories from reader

There are a few questions that come to my mind when I think of violence against women. Please don’t get me wrong. I am not justifying violence in any form, but I feel that it is very difficult to define … Continue reading

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Emotional Abuse | Story by a reader

“Oh my God! Why are you eating like this? People in this restaurant are sophisticated! You are so dumb! You don’t know how to conduct yourself in front of these sophisticated people!” “You can’t do anything properly. You are very … Continue reading

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Like broken glass, the moments lost can’t be mended says a survivor

They say that broken glass can’t be mended. They are right. I got married at a very early age – to the guy I loved, and my parents liked. He was everything that I had ever wanted. A perfect friend, … Continue reading

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Maid to be Ordered by The Alternative

“For two years, I worked everyday from 5 am to 10 pm, cooking, cleaning and taking care of the children. I was hit on several occasions with a cricket bat, my hands were pierced with scissors, I was even burnt … Continue reading

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My Life, My Story

Yes we had a love marriage, yes I dreamt of the stars and the moon and yes, life is never close to what dreams are. My marriage of 9 years falls apart this year. I took it all for nine … Continue reading

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