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I Was Abused By My Boyfriend

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    My boyfriend has been jealous

    and controlling since day one. He tells me who I can hang out with and when, made me delete social profiles, tells me what I can't wear, calls me names when we fight. He wasn't ever physically abusive until two months after our one year anniversary. We were arguing while I was...
    marinadelmonroe marinadelmonroe 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    I Wasn'T Like That

    my boyfriend at the time was Tyler he was the only friend i had because i ditch them all for this other guy that left me, and Tyler remained my friend. One day in the hall at school i went to the bathroom and he grab me and pinned me against the wall, i asked him what he was...
    kim3286 kim3286 16-17 1 Response Jun 27, 2013

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    The One Person You'd Least Expect To Be An Abuser

    Background: Statistics show that most women who are abused are usually a racial minority and have a low income. Just to let you all know not all women are like that. I am from a middle class family, I am white and native american (although I look as white as snow), and the town I...
    lilchemistrygirl lilchemistrygirl 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 21, 2012

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    Following Me

    I met  him though my brother he was his bestfriend i thought  he was amazing at first. until about 3 months into it and than he put a show on infront of everyone else when we were home he made me have sex to him in many ways if i didnt he would tie me down and stuff...
    Jessbabygirl1988 Jessbabygirl1988 18-21 1 Response Apr 29, 2010

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    He Was Too Good To Be True..

    so i met a guy outside of the mall that was smoking named Greg, we exchanged numbers and we started to talk and hang out a lot. after a couple of months i started to like him and he liked me. one day we were at his house talking, and all of a sudden he grabbed me...
    nikkix87 nikkix87 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 5, 2009

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    Lesson Learned

    It so crazy how i can just be laying down and all these flash backs come back , i could literally remember every time he hit me . like the one incident where he saw a name in my phone who he didnt recognize . he started out asking me questions i had so much fear inside i couldnt...
    punk19 punk19 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2011

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    I'm no longer with him.

    For the last few weeks, I have been doing well. But the last few days it has started hitting me gain in waves, and I cry in my bed at night. I wish the pain would go away. I wish it had never happened to me.
    LiveKindly LiveKindly 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    Why This Keep Happening

    just last night i had a nervous break down like it was so strange cause i was watching the tv show Mob wives. and like this feeling came across me i got down on my knees and started to have all these flashbacks in myy head of all the time i was abused . i literatlly cried for and...
    punk19 punk19 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3, 2012

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    Highly Abusive Boyfriend. Has Anyone Experience This? I Feel Alone.

    At 17 years old. I just wanted to be loved and for a guy to want me. I met my now ex boyfriend at a 16 and up club . We got eachothers phone numbers. We lived about an hour and half apart. The next weekend , he went out and took me on a date. Things seemed perfect. And he asked...
    Londok Londok 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 25, 2013

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    Beating The Devil...my Mindset When I Was In An Abusive Relationship.

    Yes, he has chosen his victim well. She was weak in flesh and mind. He tells, and she obeys. He withholds, and she wonders and asks. He tells her she is insecure, and she thinks it must be true, because why then would she always feel this way, this empty, this lonely, this...
    Hermosa3907 Hermosa3907 18-21 3 Responses Dec 30, 2010

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    I Was Mentally, Verbally, And Physically Abused By My Boyfriend

    He basically wanted me all to himself.. Even when i wouldnt do something wrong he'd hit me. It would be anywhere from saying something he didn't like, or dressed a way he didn't like. he'd keep telling me he loves me so i'd go back. He beat me 6 times. the verbal abuse never...
    ann4444 ann4444 22-25, F 4 Responses May 17, 2012

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    Intervention

    When I was visiting colleges with my friends, it was common for us to stay a couple days and go out and see what the night life was like on campus. One of the colleges we went to was in Illinois. We went out to one of the local bars. I am not good with large crowds of people so...
    jkhad jkhad 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 23, 2013

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    There Is Life After Abuse...

    I was abused at 19 by my boyfriend at the time. We had been friends since i was 14, meeting through a teenage Christian group in town. He had always seemed like such a sap, falling head over heels with the several girlfriends i saw him with. He always seemed like he was getting...
    zipper42 zipper42 26-30 6 Responses Jul 7, 2010

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    I am no longer with my abuser,

    but I feel like he is still controlling and hurting me. I can't stop thinking about him. He left me after stonewalling me. The day before he started stonewalling me he said he loved me and cared for me. And now he is just gone. And I miss him regardless of all of the abuse. I...
    LiveKindly LiveKindly 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2014

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    I Still Don't Know What To Think....

    The relationship I had with my abusive boyfriend was very different, I think from others. He hit me, but we got into mutual fights with eachother. I was brought up to defend myself so anytime I was hit, I would def try to hit back, or at least defend myself from the beating that...
    nativemel nativemel 22-25 1 Response Jul 10, 2010

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    I have not been abused by an adult.

    But my classmates. I have a little sex and not very muscular boy. Communal showers or have to naked all is sport. Me were worth alot of derogatory thoughts. Reflections came after "some obligation" I had their faires. I refused to start it! But four on me and beat me. I have...
    Charlotte666 Charlotte666 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 23, 2014

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    To Those Who Have Shared Their Story...

    To all of those who have had the grace to share their stories in this topic: Whoever was cruel enough to harm you isn't worth your time. If you've already managed to put a stop to it and start/have moved on, then that just shows how amazing you are! To those who are still...
    zipper42 zipper42 26-30 7 Responses Jul 15, 2010

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    What Should I Do?

    I was abused by my boyfriend. First our relationship was cool. He was everything a girl could ever want in a guy, cute, funny, creative and then the jealous side of him just took over. The first time he hit me was when we were at a friends party and he wanted me to go home...
    Tatiana1 Tatiana1 18-21 4 Responses Aug 27, 2010

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    My Boyfriend And Dad Hit Me. Did I Cause This? Am I The Bad Person?

    Prolog: I grew up in an abusive environment. I never fit in with my family and witnessed and victim to my Dad and myself being called names, such as Fatty for me and Ugly for my Dad. My mother is a looks and money obsessed moron who constantly excluded me form everything and...
    Hermosa3907 Hermosa3907 18-21 3 Responses Dec 30, 2010

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    I've been through hell

    and back with this guy he's been in my life for almost 8 years now. He's done it all; cheat, mental abuse, physical abuse and lies after lies. I really want to end this cycle. I feel alone. Stuff like this always pulls me back.
    Ireallycantsay Ireallycantsay 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 28, 2014

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    The Childhood Sweetheart Becomes The Childhood Nightmare

    When I was nine I went to my first church. I developed a crush on a tall handsome little boy lateef. Lateef liked me back and we started dating. But one day I saw him hitting his sister and I got scared.she didn't seem to care because it was normal for her. And I figured just...
    Beautifullbabey12 Beautifullbabey12 16-17 1 Response Jul 17, 2012

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    Dont Say No.

    I was young. I admit, maybe i shouldnt have rushed in, think 'this is love' He was the boy everyone wanted. Tyler his name was, such a hot lad, cute, bubbly, made me smile, and loved me for who i was. This was my first, and what i thought would have been my only relationship. I...
    R003 R003 16-17 Oct 2, 2012

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    Flashbacks

    When I was 14, I fell madly in love with this boy. The problem was that he was 17, so of course my parents were against it! They told me that I should not be involved with him and would do everything in their power to keep me away from him. But he was so nice, how could they not...
    AlixxLove AlixxLove 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 8, 2013

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    My bf I just think he needs help he seems to

    like to pull my hair hard hit me eveything He screams an yells at me an it's getting worse and it started recently for no reason and I keep having to buy makeup I need a new life now I hate covering up the bruises etc
    Anabuddy321 Anabuddy321 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 17, 2014

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    It will now be almost a month

    since I left my abuser. But the pain, however, is still affecting my life. Right after I left him I was feeling numb--I couldn't experience the grief and pain I was in. But since the last few days it has been hitting me in waves. I get flashbacks and nightmares and I well up in...
    LiveKindly LiveKindly 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 5, 2014

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    My ex abused me physically,

    mentally, and sexually. He would grab my arms so hard he left bruises, and there was one day I remember he tried to crush my head into the seat of his truck. And he molested me on a daily basis with increasing escalation...he all but raped me...and he had these awful mind games...
    kaikins kaikins 18-21 Aug 19, 2014

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    I know those white scars anywhere. the ones that cake your back. I know that reaction anywhere, that one when aomeone moves their arms fast near you. The way you cringe even if...
    everyboby everyboby 18-21 Jan 11

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    I'm 18 years old and I was abused by my brother, starting when I was young (I'm not sure how old, maybe 9, 10 or 11ish) and ending when I was 16, when he committed suicide. I got...
    ThatBitch18 ThatBitch18 18-21, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    Has anyone else that was abused ever ****** during the abuse/molestation? private message me
    hardluckguy73 hardluckguy73 36-40, M a week ago

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    i was abused i was in foster care i was not able to trust people to keep my self calm i cut it was hard for me to try to live
    jazzyjaniah jazzyjaniah 26-30, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I was 14 and he was 16. He was my boyfriend and he took my virginity. Totally regret it, it was unintentional. He wasnt a virgin and didnt think i was so he jammed it in and it was...
    NanciRancid NanciRancid 18-21, F Jan 4

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    I let him live with me is more like it. He was couch surfing for years prior to that. I ask for $100 bucks a week, so I don't feel like his sugar Momma. But I still feel that way...
    yppirt yppirt 31-35, F 2 hrs ago

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    I've just posted on here and this is my second experience. When I joined a new school in year 9 I met this guy I thought was amazing. By September (year 10) we were really close...
    Frankiehw Frankiehw 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    My boyfriend just can't be happy unless he's stoned or drunk. I hate him for that. I'll get totally disgusted with him eventually and kick him out. Until then, I'm supposed to be...
    yppirt yppirt 31-35, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Looking for a boyfriend. In California and is a very good conversationalist. I'm 15. Preferably 15-17.
    mjcig mjcig 13-15, M 54 mins ago

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    I have a LOT to reveal about my relationship with my long distance boyfriend. I need ADVICE!!! So if you can, please read this. Thank you for your time. My boyfriend gave me the...
    kamilleredd kamilleredd 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 16

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    I don?t know what went wrong. We were dating for 7 months. Every thing started beautifully. He's one of the best things that ever happened in my life. And the feeling was mutual...
    sillysushi sillysushi 31-35, F Jan 15

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    I don?t know what went wrong. We were dating for 7 months. Every thing started beautifully. He's one of the best things that ever happened in my life. And the feeling was mutual...
    sillysushi sillysushi 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    m moving out when I turn 18, and I'm absolutely terrified. I'm... feeling really small right now, so I guess that's why I'm writing this. My story is long, but relevant. I was...
    theydunnomyname theydunnomyname 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 8

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    It happened when I was about 6 years old.. My brother and I had two friends, a girl and a boy. They were siblings. We spent loads of time together and got very close. I don't...
    azarr azarr 18-21, F 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    im 13 years old... i had a "boyfriend" who i didnt really like, but i stayed with him because im very insecure.. he tried to kiss me but i said no; he kept trying though he put...
    gemmed gemmed 13-15, F Jan 1

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    My boyfriend I live with food the last nine months emotionally abuses me. only when we fight though. He will call me names like idiot, stupid, crazy, say ****off or **** you...
    joyrich joyrich 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    I was sexually abused twice by my dad when I was 13 . I was forced to report it . My case went cold because there was no evidence . I then found out my dads whole side of the...
    madisonbliss madisonbliss 13-15, F 5 Responses Jan 10

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    When I was 15 my dad took us shopping with my younger sister who was 12 at that time. He bought was clothes. However , a month later when I got home from school he told me that...
    cunning78 cunning78 22-25, F Jan 16

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    My uncle used to hit my with a belt and when ever i started to cry he would hit me harder one day he hit me so hard i started to bleed and i was 5 that day and it was my birthday...
    Rockinawaski Rockinawaski 13-15, F Jan 12

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    I lived with my mom and her mom from birth till I was about 6. she was 16 raising me. I didn't know any different, it was the way I was raised, how I was influenced, the life I...
    summerwinterfallspring summerwinterfallspring 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    Today I told my sister why I am not close to my brother any more and how he sexually abused me
    painfullyloving painfullyloving 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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