Fearless She Wrote
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Fearless She Wrote

I Negotiated My Body for Candles and a Nice Hotel Room

In the aftermath of my sexual assault, my biggest concern was comforting my attacker.

Image by ming dai from Pixabay

I remember laying there, my back to him, staring at that stupid grey cat.

That cat was the reason I was here with him — we were cat-sitting for friends. That was why I was in this position.

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Gillian Sisley

Gillian Sisley

Professional online writer. Tea drinker. Committed optimist. Writing about life, relationships, & travelling the world for 1 year!✈️🌍