A Mind Interrupted
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A Mind Interrupted

Gaslighting — A Secret Form of Abuse

Photograph By kanachaifoto at Adobe Stock

The term gaslighting was first coined by a 1940s stage play, later turned movie called Gaslight. It is about a husband and wife. The husband wants the wife to feel like she has gone insane. His goal is to have her institutionalised. When the gaslights dim in the house because of him, he tells her they didn’t. When she finds a letter from him to her aunt, he tells her she imagined it. When things go missing in the house…

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Mason Sabre

Mason Sabre

Mason is an author and a teacher. He loves to write and read and will always be a life-long learner. https://www.patreon.com/masonsabre