It doesn't, I don't think. I've survived and been away from my abuser since 1987. The physical stuff isn't what has stayed with me. The emotional, verbal, psychological has all stayed with me and has taken years of work to get it just to fade!
When was the last time God presented a tiny love gift to you? I'm convinced He does it all the time, but we're usually too busy to notice.This 5-minute devotion will help you see how much God cares about you: Hungry for God: The Things That Make God Dear