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Surviving Sexual Abuse

My Me-Too Moment Lasted Six Months

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Surviving sexual abuse.

Those three words define part of my existence.

I’m a survivor of sexual abuse. Yet I’m still “surviving” it because the scars will always be with me.

I was emotionally and sexually abused 19 years ago. For a long time, I never shared with anyone what had happened. I…

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