A part of her has died forever.
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Both my brothers are excused because they have d**ks?
I was not raised to be disrespectful, I put up with everything your old narcissistic father dished out to me.
"Have you thought it through? Will you be happy in future?"
Whenever I was in trouble, he was there.
We lost you. It's devastating.
And obviously, women will never stand up for other women.
It happened so fast, and now I regret it.
I had given up all rights to a thinking, feeling mind of my own.
What wrong we did to deserve such a life?
Why could you not accept me as a part of the family?
I refused to issue a death certificate.
Mom, you are special.
I was never given credit for anything.
I have not breathed a word about this to my mother.
I had no idea I would be this anxious.
Your struggle to become a mother will pay off.
She cannot understand my feelings.
She wasn’t willing to teach me her cooking methods.
I come from an orthodox upper middle class south Indian family.
I stopped chewing, swallowing, and breathing all at once.
I was half-awake when I felt our palms touching.
I was forced to leave my job.
She was always ready to taunt or criticize me.
I am a practical person, and have always been.
I had goosebumps.
Even I was left with no choice.
He confessed that he was partly gay.
I was completely floored by his charms.
What kind of human being terrorizes her own family?
It makes us sad when you are not around.
She will get married too and be someone’s Bhabhi.
We have been married for 23 years now.
Have the courage to leave him.
I tried to fulfill all her desires.
My husband always avoided her.
My parents are utterly selfish.
She tore down my willpower.
Without saying a word, I just got up and moved down.
My Husband Was Drunk And My Father-In-Law Was Abusing Me. That's When My Little Son Became My Savior.
I could not sleep that night.
Every day I did my best to make our marriage work.
I took huge loans to pay off the debt.
When it's love, nothing else matters.
I wanted to move to a new city with a new job.
I will not give up.
I was a complete zero.
I proposed to her on my knees.
It’s stupid, right? But could I have stopped it?
Baba, you never loved and admitted me as your son.
This is the second time she has left her home.
They cry for their son who left alone in hard times of life.
You taught us all about affection, love, joy, and relationship.
I decided to give life a fair chance.
A girl has to live her entire life with her husband and his family.
The purpose of my life is not just to impress his sister.
I blame my aunt for everything.
He admitted to his mistake.
I know every father wants his children to follow his guidance.
I could never move on from him.
I beat him to death in my dreams.
I was feeling sick.
I want to talk to you one last time.
I had forgotten how to live for myself.
The entire episode is still vivid in my memory.
I am tired of trying.
The doctor said he wouldn't survive for more than three months.
I grew up so lonely.
I wouldn't be able to work once I got married.
My body was unable to do anything at that time to rebel.
It's us who are being foolish.
I had a baby girl so they left me in the hospital.
She did not get pregnant with the guy she had eloped with.
I fail to understand him even now.
He got a photo of me morphed into a naked woman’s body.
Most things went wrong in my life because I was a girl who was born in India.
I had to clutch at my mouth tightly with my hand so that no one could hear me cry.
When it comes to paying the bills she considers me as a part of the family.
As soon as she arrived, my uncle started pulling up his pants.
His only intention was to make me say no to him.
I have always followed all their instructions.
I guess it all started when I was a little girl.
"Humari izzat ka kya hoga?"
I hope such a thing never happens to anyone.
I prefer being independent than being grounded.
Is it my fault to dream?
My parents left hopelessly from his home.
Their status will go down if I marry him.
They started to blame me and called me a liar.
I had to get married to him.
I am never enough for them.
He held my mother's hand and pleaded, "Please save me".
I just wanted to touch female body parts.
She barged into the room.
Do you forget that I’m human?
I cry at nights thinking about how I have ruined my own life.
She always found a reason to blame me.
I never had the courage.
Mom gave in and forgave dad.
It boils my blood.
I thought I was in love.
They couldn't live without each other.
They kept fighting, he kept getting drunk and beating mom for sex.
He had sacrificed the love that he had for Jasmine.
I found the gas regulators on and a burning diya kept next to the stove.
I would have explained my side of things to you.
He and his mother started to show their true colours.
Where have the last two years gone?
I prepared myself to finally confess to them.
I’m still continuing further education.
I am not made for these walls.
He wasn’t satisfied with what my father had given them as dowry.
I hate them, and I hate my husband.
I was from a good family.
Are you watching me, Mumma?
No culture or religion will be able to make good husbands and wives!
She was a loser.
We would sleep together under a starry sky.
All my relatives give me free advice.
I was so afraid that he would slide his fingers deeper.
I never got any support from my mom and dad.
My father was a defence officer.
This time I was stubborn.
I endured all of it.
I’m emotionally unstable.
It's all happening because of my brother.
I feel so miserable and can’t stop crying at my fate.
I underwent a surgery and my son was born.
It was a horrifying night.
My mother-in-law and my husband showed the world that everything was fine.
I was forced to marry Raju.
Our new mother came to our house when I was in the 9th grade.
I couldn’t keep the baby because I wasn’t married to him.
"Your parents will think you are dead."
I thought for a second that I should tell someone about this.
If I decided to speak up, it might ruin things for all of us forever.
No one rejoiced in her birth like I did.
He enjoyed bullying his wife and kids.
My tiny hands were grabbing his arms, trying to pull them back.
You don’t notice Daddy, the jewellery and clothes won’t make me prettier.
He said I was his favourite sister and I was disgusted.
I was broken, in a way.
I’m not a pervert.
I want to spend 60 years of my life with him.
He and his family should be punished for destroying my life.
That day I realized my worth in his life.
One day my dad came to see me at school secretly.
I would keep turning back with the hope that my grandpa would come.
And that’s when the harassment began.
I just wanted someone to listen to me.
We take so much pain in leaving our families just to be treated as slaves.
Was marriage the only way to ‘protect’ a girl?
My parents have always thought of me as “the son of my family”.
I was looking for companionship and happiness.
I don’t know if this is worth it.
For a few days, my mom and wife got along fabulously.
I used to gulp down all the torture and the negativity at her hands.
I’m getting flashes of what happened that afternoon.
I remember chanting, “Ram Naam Satya Hai”.
“Don’t give it Bahu."
I pleaded. I cried. I begged. They disconnected.
All I remember is being beaten up for the smallest thing.
My daughter can never be a part of their life because she is a girl.
People of your age remind me of you.
I can't even begin to tell you the things I have gone through in these 12 years.
My parents are depressed.
Nobody is willing to listen me.
I was reluctant.
This boy had all the bad habits.
My sister is the saint while I am the bad person.
I lived with this horror for 8 long years.
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