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I Have Been Sexually Abused

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    Once Again Into The Breach

    My brothers and cousins have been sexually abusing me and another female cousin for several years now. Although she has been ****** by them it had never gone that far with me. Until last weekend that is. I was advised that if I allowed my brother that privelege I might expect...
    rhiannon2010 rhiannon2010 22-25, F 13 Responses Jul 25, 2011

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    Sexually Abused By a Neighbor

    I was about four years old and one of my neighbor friends, also a  4 year old girl my age, invited me to her basement . she said we should play husband and wife. She told me to pull my panties down. I don't know how she talked me into it but she told me to lay down. she was...
    frescodecacao frescodecacao 16-18, F 3 Responses Dec 20, 2007

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    My twin sister and i always shared a bed,

    we slept completely in the nude [as did our parents] and I loved the feeling of my penis against her bare but. One night [we must have been 8 or 9 years old] whilst having a bath together i asked her to put me in her mouth, as i have seen my mother did it with my father. As...
    manarie manarie 61-65, M Jan 14

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    I Was Sexually Abused In The Dark.

    I was laying in bed and downstairs the party music was so loud. I was woken by a feeling in between my legs. In the pitch black was an outline but i could not see a face. I felt his fat fingers pulsing in and out of me and went to scream out but he slid out of me and covered my...
    heisfingerinme heisfingerinme 18-21, F Oct 27, 2013

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    Step Father's Vent

    We'll this story goes way back to when I was 11 my mothers husband at the time was like any other father loving,kind,generous. He seemed like he cared much about my mother and myself and brothers. He gave me everything I've ever wanted or asked for. I guess it'll all happened...
    Lovingmymama Lovingmymama 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 7, 2013

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    My Story

    it began when I was 11 years old, this boy called talen lived close by to me and one day I came across him alone in the street, he began with asking me questions which I didn't understand at the time, like asking me if I was frigate,I didn't even know what frigate was, assuming...
    SugarCakes SugarCakes 18-21, F Nov 1, 2012

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    One time when I was 14

    or 15 years old I was watching the movie "Bastard Out of Carolina". And as the movie progressed I started to have these "flash backs" of me being sexually molested. The more I tried to not think about them, the more memories started flooding in. The place was right, the people...
    SukYoung SukYoung 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    Every Sexually Assaulted Or Rape Victim Has A Dark Past But A Brighter Future.

    Writing this I am struggling inside to show others what I have been through. A few people know about my situation, and now some of you strangers reading this will know. I am not writing this to get emotional support or attention. I am writing this so other people who have been...
    sihtajan sihtajan 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2013

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    A Glimpse Part 2

    My mom's boyfriend before she died. David was his name. Nasty *** huge red mustache with curdling beer always on his breath. I would hide my little sister (she was still in diapers, I was about 4 or 5)..just so he wouldn't touch her. This man did horrible things to me and also...
    sizzzlin69 sizzzlin69 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 15, 2013

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    I Did It Myself.......

    About 5 years ago I met my last boyfriend and I fell in love with him. I was so in love that I would do anything for him. That this became reality I couldn't expect at that moment. It started as a very nice romance, I loved him, he loved me and we did a lot of things together...
    linda linda 21-25, F 12 Responses Oct 26, 2006

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    A few times as a kid he showed me stuff.

    . Like idk how to explain it. **** I guess? And told me stuff about sex, explaining what it was. When we lived in this house when I was 6 or 7 he locked me in his room with him and pulled out his penis.. Told me to compare him to the guys in the movies. And told me to compare him...
    ajh97 ajh97 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    Detention

    Ive been raped nurmouse of times by my moms exboyfriends. Now tht she got marrired and stoped talking to my uncle ( who also abused me) i thought it would stop. But i was wrong. This year when i went to my detention. It was the privered teacher. The whole time he was staring at...
    tinika00 tinika00 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 7, 2013

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    i was sexually abused

    for allmost 2 years
    sshiela sshiela 26-30, F Mar 30

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    it is too hard for me to say how I feel

    or to truly understand how if has affected me. The memories are stained into my skin and dominating my life.. I started writing poetry last year when I got PTSD. This is my latest poem called Ragdoll... Ragdoll Spirit of youth confined within horror Cursive whimpers amidst...
    JesusTakeTheWheel JesusTakeTheWheel 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 1

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    The Voice Of ******

    After 28 years of silence and very little support from my family, I have decided to share my story and join the rest of you brave women and men who have shared your story to the world. I was molested by my grand father for 6yrs of my childhood (8-14yrs). He raped me for the first...
    wiseone992 wiseone992 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2013

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    It Was My Own Father

    Hello my name is janet and im 17 years old. I have been sexually abused by my own father since i was 4 till the age of 14, 10 years of hell mostly.  Every night when my mom would work night shift he would take advantage of us in any sexuall way you can think off. ...
    janetchavez janetchavez 16-17, F 22 Responses Apr 20, 2009

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    Strength Within

    i was 7 yrs old when it happened. i told my parents but nothing was resolved, no cops, doctors nothing! nobody did anything about it! i was pissed for what seemed forever. like i was a broken fence, they just slaped a new bord with some paint and went on with...
    kaged kaged 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 30, 2007

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    Being Sexually Assaulted Or Raped

    First of all, sexually assaulted and raped have the same meaning.  I remember to this day my three rapes, being harassed, threatened with being kidnapped and then murdered 7 times, stalked 7 times, and other sexual and non-sexual abuses by a family member and others as if it...
    happynpregnant happynpregnant 41-45, F 8 Responses Jun 7, 2013

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    An Innocent Lesson Or Sexual Abuse?

       I think now that I have pushed the little button saying "me too," the rest may be easier. I've started now, that's the hard part sometimes. I haven't told this story to more than 2 people in my life. The events of my abuse took place during 3 years, sporadically, from ages...
    Scorchia Scorchia 61-65, F 5 Responses Aug 14, 2013

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    I was abused by a male cousin from the age of

    about 7 until I was 11/12. He was very devious, he would call to my house on the pretense of a message from his mum to me (his mum was my mums sister) or he would say he wanted to borrow some books - Enid Blyton 5 find-outers or famous 5 so he could get me up to my bedroom. Once...
    Baldnomore Baldnomore 51-55, F Jan 18

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    Heartache

    I was raped by my brother when I was 10 years old. My mother and father dont know. Im 33 years of age. Last night me and my bf were having fun. Out of no where I started crying, im not sure why of why I did. I have tryed to get help for it but nothing works. My bf wants me to...
    aussiesweetheart aussiesweetheart 31-35 2 Responses Oct 21, 2013

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    I always had a weird feeling from him,

    but my mother re-assured me she was in love with this man--her boyfriend. He moved in, a police officer, a very short time after they had been dating. Times when my mother was not home were the times he began crossing my boundaries. He would sit next to me on the sofa when I...
    willow06 willow06 31-35, F May 22

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    My Earliest Memory.

    I would like to start by saying that I am not writing to gain any pity or writing for shock factor. What I am about to write is true to the best of my memory. I am a well adjusted 41 year old. I no longer feel dirty or vulnerable. I am strong and well adjusted. I have put...
    living4now living4now 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 21, 2013

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    I seen movies with people being sexually abused

    and novels like Forge by fire. I never thought it would happen to me til I was only 17 and 18. Fourth of July, 2010, my uncle Fidel went to pick up his son, Matt, (whose the same age as me) from his friend's house so I went along. He parked by Food lion. I thought he was getting...
    twilighteen twilighteen 18-21, F Jan 15

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    What's Normal?

    My abuse started when I was seven, My brothers friend who was eighteen,  was babysitting me and took me into his room he made me preform oral sex, then he started touching me, asking me if I liked certain things, I didn't know, I was scared, and embarassed.  My parents...
    ayashe473 ayashe473 36-40, F 8 Responses Feb 4, 2010

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    I Trusted the Wrong People ... Twice (pt. 1)

    There are a couple of moments in my life, I'd relive because they all involve me losing myself in some way. If I could relive a moment or moments in my life there would be a few moments I'd take back. The first moment I'd take back happened to me when I was ten years old with...
    Dimples87 Dimples87 22-25, F 5 Responses May 10, 2008

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    Used Babydoll :(

    I was abused as a child by several people... My father, 2 cousins, an uncle, and a manager to a hotel me and my family were living at. The manager's abuse only happened once as far as I remember. One cousin abused me twice as far as I remember. The other cousin abused me...
    BabyKitty7885 BabyKitty7885 26-30, F 26 Responses Dec 13, 2012

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    My Innocence Lost

    When we are young , we are suppose to enjoy our childhood, feel safe and understand the meaning of being Loved.  If being Loved at the age of 10 by a male cousin for 7 years , sexually abusing me over and over is Love.  No, thank you, I will pass.  Every time we...
    Katlin Katlin 36-40, F 10 Responses Dec 17, 2007

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    I was sexually and emotionally abused my my

    first boyfriend for 2 years. 14 years old. I was sexually harassed by my boss for over a year at my first job when i was 17. I am now 19 and just realizing why i felt the way i did. I'm still trying to cope with this.
    eckesc eckesc 18-21, F May 5

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    My Uncle, My Dad, My Best Friend...

    When I was 6, my mum brought my brand new baby sister home from the hospital, we had lots of family visit, including my uncle. he picked me up lots and stroked and squeezed my bum. Only now do I realise that was the beginning. He went on to systematically abuse me for the next 6...
    nicoleon nicoleon 22-25, F 6 Responses Nov 8, 2013

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    My Uncle Raped Me For 6 Years

    the older I get the more I realize what happened to me, and the more I realize how long it went on. The first time that my uncle molested me it was my 4 birthday, I hade told my mom that I hade wanted to dress myself so she and my...
    leeannza leeannza 16-18, F 209 Responses Jul 2, 2007

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    At The Caravan...****Trigger****

    We had a family Caravan i don't remember specific events, but i do remember my dad was drinking we went in the bedroom where my mum and dad slept, we were giggling and talking about things with my mum, my dad was just sleeping. I was in the middle of the bed on top of the...
    OutsideLookingIin OutsideLookingIin 22-25, F Nov 25, 2013

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    It Happened Again

    I was sexually abused as a child at 11 up until I was 15 im now 18 and now 4 weeks ago a guy who was supposed to be my friend sexually abused me. I told some of my close friends who were also friends with him and they turned their back on me :/ I've now reported him to police...
    LittleAdorable LittleAdorable 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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    The Love Of A Father

    lets start off by me saying that I am a male and this will be my first attempt as telling what happened to me when i was a child. It wasn't only me though as i had two older brothers who went through and endured the same horrific situations as i did. My older brother whom i...
    woundeddragon woundeddragon 18-21, M 19 Responses Apr 17, 2012

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    My Ex-step-father

    I never trusted him. Steve. There was always, just something about him. My mother started dating him when I was 7 years old. He used to take me and my sister to the playground while he and mom sat at the picnic table talking and flirting. He used to buy us ice cream. He would try...
    cinymin cinymin 19-21, F 10 Responses Oct 25, 2006

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    ''this Is My Story'' This Is For Healing, I Need Feed Back, And This Is Very Hard For Me To Do So Please Realize That.

    Yes I was sexually abused when I was young, I won't say how young because my age would make you feel disgusted.But I resent my parents for letting me go alone, and not warning me so clearly of other grown men. I know there are other people out there who have been through worse...
    Doimatter Doimatter 18-21 2 Responses Aug 27, 2013

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    I Think It's Time Now.

    Time to tell my story here, even though it probably will never be easy to tell. In other groups I discuss subjects like sexual abuse, consent & limits, rape culture and the sexualization of the female identity (or: male entitlement, other side of the coin) a lot. I'm rather open...
    Scarcollection Scarcollection 22-25, F 13 Responses Dec 29, 2012

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    I Was Only 6 Years Old

    I had recently moved to a new town and i was only 6 years old. I quickly made friends with the boy down the road who was only one year older than me. We had play dates all the time. One day he brought a much older friend over to my house (around 18) which i recall being his...
    poisonedblossum poisonedblossum 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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    When I was twelve years old,

    my "friend's" step-dad used to try and send my friend out of the room to "go get things" to show me, he used to touch me, make me do things and if I didn't do them he'd threaten to hurt my friend or my family. I was so naive at the time that I believed every word that came out...
    CaptainCalculus CaptainCalculus 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    Instances Of Sexual Abuse And Its Affects

    When I was about 8 I was sexually abused by a neighborhood kid. He would take me into the bushes to "play", and would tell me that if I didn't show him my body and look at his, let him touch me and touch him back, and kiss him, he wouldn't be my friend. I remember very little...
    confusedseekinghelp confusedseekinghelp 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 15, 2013

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    The Ember Inside

    Once upon a time there was a girl who was....different. It's not that she felt she didn't belong- she truly was not like the others (and when you are young -and especially a girl-being different is awful. She was teased to the point of crying regularly, until finally she realized...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 4, 2013

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    The Boy Next Door

    I was around 12 @ the time he was about 15, he would invite me round to play on his playstation after a while he would test the water by playing silly little card games where i would always end up loosing my clothes as a forfeit then about a year down the line id loose my clothes...
    jayjayalw jayjayalw 26-30 Oct 24, 2013

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    My Mother's Boyfriend Sexually Assaulted Me - And She Says Its OK.

    In October 2010, my mother's boyfriend followed me home to my apartment. My ex was coming to pick up on son, who then was 2 years old. Our daughter was only 4 months old. My ex had been causing problems so my mother's boyfriend said he would follow me home, sit on the front porch...
    LiveFstDiePrtty LiveFstDiePrtty 26-30, F Oct 23, 2013

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    Bedwetter

    as a bedwetter my dad made me wear a nappy and plastic pants to bed.he would cane me in the mornnig and at night to and than put is **** up me than put my nappy and plastic pants on me.i still live at home and still wet the bed and still get the cane
    nappi nappi 46-50, M 4 Responses Nov 20, 2011

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    I was molested by my grandfather

    The closest I can be to guessing when it started was at the age of 6. It didn't end until age 11. He died when I was 12. It started out with him playing with himself when we would play games (cards, board games) and I would pretend to not notice because that's all I could think...
    NRF NRF 18-21, F 16 Responses Apr 14, 2008

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    Younger Experience

    When I was younger I do not remember all of it clearly but when I was younger my older brother I think around twelve or thirteen and I was four years younger, our parents would have us shower together to save water and time, we were not the richest but he would do gay things with...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 9, 2013

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    I Wouldn't Wish It On Anyone...

    I wouldn't wish this on anyone. Being abused in any way is a horrible experience, but to be sexually abused, its pain that you can't even described. I was sexually abused on and off for almost three years. It took me a while to talk about, even now, I get flashbacks, and have bad...
    deleted deleted 26-30 16 Responses Jul 21, 2009

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    Bullied For Being Sexually Abused

    So I was sexually abused when I was 11 up til I was 15. I told this to close friends of mine. This year a few weeks ago it happened again with a guy i thought was my friend, I told one of my close friends about this and they spread it around saying I was a **** and replaced me...
    LittleAdorable LittleAdorable 18-21, F Oct 29, 2013

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    Surviving (barely) ******

    It's my fault. I can't get that out of my head. It didn't start my fault - but I didn't fight hard enough. I believed their threats.  I let them. I was 3. When I finally told - I was 9. I told my uncle, and he killed himself that night. It stopped when I was 11. When I...
    eyes eyes 31-35, F 12 Responses May 28, 2008

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    Daddy No

    i was abused by my dad from 6-14.he was really good at manipulation&he had me&my little bro living in fear of him for a lot of our lives
    LilStains LilStains 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 16, 2013

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    I was 7 at the time and my life was not

    particularly "normal". I lived with my mom and dad in my grandmother's house. I had 2 stepsisters that hated me and my older brother. I never knew why though. My dad was a complete drunk. He would buy alcohol before feeding his family. He always had his drunk friends over all...
    flappybird flappybird 18-21 Feb 11

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    Falling

    I have been pushed off the highest cliff you can imagine, I grab for every branch, they snap at my attempts.  I am plunging at enormous speed, yet I can see everything in the slowest of motion.  I look down into a endless black hole. I am beyond panic, I am going to die...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 16 Responses Sep 19, 2007

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    I Was

    So much of it is not even realized until the damage is done and beyondI think its sick and demented and if its done oh my I believe alot more than prison should take place.
    redsbare redsbare 41-45, M Nov 10, 2013

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