I Had No Idea It Was "Abuse"
My abuse began when I was just 12 years old. However, I did not understand it as abuse until I was 33. . Unlike many adolescents, my abuser wasn't an adult. Instead, my abuser was a 13 year old boyfriend. I spent the next 10 years of my life in a roller-coaster ride with this narcissistic sociopath manipulating me, sexually abusing me, using me, threatening to kill me, stealing from me, cheating on me, and beating up or threatening to beat up any other male I attempted to