Behind a cut for emotional abuse. Hi Captain, This is a follow-up question to letter 1141. I'm not that letter-writer, but I'm in a very similar situation. My husband has become emotionally abusive and extremely controlling, we have young children together, and I do not have much of a support network. I'm working with a … Continue reading #1143: “Talking about emotional abuse and leaving my marriage with my potential support network.”
Hello Cap'n, My good friend Alice recently got herself a boyfriend. I have two issues with this: 1) Even though I've never met him (it's a long-distance relationship), and she's never complained about him, I'm pretty sure he's a typical Darth Vader boyfriend -because all of her 'cute' stories are actually really awful, and 2) … Continue reading #565: When your friend gushes about her new boyfriend and all of her “cute” stories are actually horrifying.