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It Happened to Me

One woman's journey into - and out of - an abusive relationship.

By Andrea Calabretta
October 23, 2005

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As far as I was concerned, domestic violence was something that happened to other people. But I woke up to the fact that it was happening to me when I found myself, at the age of 24, looking in the mirror one morning at bruises running up and down my arms and legs, my torso. There were deep purple marks ... (Full article: 821 words)

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