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A Day in the Life of a Sexual Abuser Survivor

7:36 am
Gina woke up and rolled over to shut off the blaring alarm. When her eyes caught the sight of the cookie crumbs on the nightstand, she groaned. “Ugh, not again!” How was it that her body was constantly battling against her? She had been trying so hard to lose weight, but every time a pound or two came off, she found herself sleep eating.
It was a battle to drag herself out of bed, but eventually, she made her way to the dresser. As she pulled out a baggy sweatshirt that hid the scars on her arms and the extra weight on her waist, she[...]