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Internet Time Machine

What if I told you I just fled an abusive marriage — and I’m afraid

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This story is part of the Internet Time Machine, a collection about life online in the 2010s.

II am afraid of you. I’m afraid you’ll rape me, or hurt me, or play with my mind. I’m sorry to be so blunt, and I’m even sorrier because you’ve done nothing to…

After my divorce, I was no longer protected from the advances of married men

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IIt’s happened three times now, with three different married men, in the three months since I’ve been divorced. It seems like too much of a coincidence to be coincidental.

It looks like this: A man I’ve worked with for years suddenly begins communicating with me exponentially more frequently than he…

Maggie Haukka

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