My Story: Chapter Three

Facing My Abuser In Court

The narcissist’s mask begins to slip

woman looking out rainy window

I had been at the shelter for almost a week when it was time to face my husband in court for the order of protection hearing. I had written out a timeline, knew what I wanted to present, and had a list of questions to ask. The legal advocate at the shelter helped me think through my case and…



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Julia Freeman, an anonymous survivor

I write from my experience of being raised by a narcissist and being married to an abusive narc for over 20 years.