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Battered Wife Syndrome

Share. Please share. Sounds like the stuff of a movie or so – but it is the reality a lot of women wake up to daily – that is if they ever get a chance to sleep.

Lord have mercy.

Mind's Seat

DOMESTIC-VIOLENCE

My sister, Judy, wanted me to share her poem with you. She has a powerful story in her words filled with pain and anger. Could you please give me comments about how you are praying for her? Part of battered person syndrome is the feeling that you are helpless to do anthing to empower yourself to  escape the living hell of your abuse.

My sister did communicate the message effectively to her husband to stop beating her up. She says the physical abuse ended a long time ago, but the emotional abuse continues.

Personally, I want my sister to leave her husband. The decision to stay or leave rests with my sister. I have prayed for her and keep praying for her to flex the wings of her own indpendence. She could have entered a graphic arts program with her artistic skills that likely came from my mother. There are…

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  1. Reblogged this on zaphnathpaaneah05 and commented:
    I read this and I told myself that I must share this. We need to speak out against abuse of women, we will shout it from the roof tops. Women are not objects, not possessions or properties! They are people, humans, and should be treated with respect.

    Women are golden. They are priceless. If you ever had a mother, you will learn to treat women right.

    Please share. Spread the word. Say no to domestic violence and women abuse.

    October 12, 2013 at 10:33 am

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