And No One Stopped Them | Part 10

Home Is Where the Terror Is

The violence escalates and my last ally turns on me

Man uses fist to threaten woman
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It was always such a relief to come home after school and find an empty house. It was the only time I felt some measure of safety from my father’s drunken rages or Paul’s beatings, although it was always short-lived.

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Award-Winning Author. Creator of “Witchy” cartoon. Spiritual Arts Mentor. Discover who you are, why you’re here, and how to follow that path. libertyforrest.com

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