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Once I was naïve.
I thought I could tell if a man were good or bad, kind or mean.
But I was wrong.
I learned the hard way that a man is not always who he portrays himself to be. I learned the hard way that he could hit and slap, kick and shove, beat and rape, subject you to public humiliations and break your heart.
I learned the hard way that the one person in the entire world who is meant to love and protect you is the one person in the whole world that you need protection from.
Recently I was invited to the 60th birthday celebration of a dear family friend, a man I have known my whole life, a man I admire and respect. You know who you are. We were told, no gifts, just a card. As I sat to write my hand and…
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