The Ray Rice incident has people talking about the complicated relationship between victims and abusers. “Leaving” isn’t nearly as easy as some people make it out to be. Having an honest discussion about the complicated nature of domestic abuse can help some people learn more about it, and could give others the help they need to end their toxic relationship. Readers, why did you stay?
Also: If you or a loved one is experiencing domestic abuse, visit http://www.thehotline.org/ or call 1-800-799-7233