& it seems this always happens in the people you absolutely NEVER expected it to come out of. I'd like to say that one day I'll see it sooner, be more skeptical & love less... in order to get hurt less. But I'm not sure I can.
Emotional and verbal abuse is no joke. The scars are brutal. But healing begins to come with time and A LOT of hard work and prayer. One breath, one step at a time. Keep moving forward. You were made for more.