100% every day! The way it was, is and will be! My friend, is in an emotionally abusive relationship which has at times been physically abusive and feels theres no way out, no use trying, would never see any peace the rest of their lives.
The "Domestic Violence Wheel," created by the Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs of Duluth, depicts how a perpetrator of domestic abuse can use power and control in various ways which result in an abusive relationship developing and escalating over time.
Being strong doesn't always mean standing your ground and fighting your battles. Sometimes just summoning the courage to walk away with your head held high and your pride intact is the greatest show of strength!