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Abused women share their stories of #WhyIStayed and #WhyILeft

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Lost among much of the discussion of Ray Rice and the termination of his contract with the Baltimore Ravens today was the fact that the woman shown being knocked unconscious in the elevator was Rice’s fiancée at the time, and the two soon married. Why would Janay Rice stay with such an abusive man? Many women told their own stories on Twitter Monday under the hashtags #WhyIStayed and #WhyILeft.

http://twitter.com/#!/lintacious/status/509166393259212800
http://twitter.com/#!/blowticious/status/509133665860079617
http://twitter.com/#!/chelsea_elisa/status/509130072729862144
http://twitter.com/#!/NurseGerri/status/509169266554585089
http://twitter.com/#!/KristieHelms/status/509169107955372032
http://twitter.com/#!/LiLo1/status/509168895350288384
http://twitter.com/#!/ohnopaige/status/509168639707066368
http://twitter.com/#!/full_mooncrazy/status/509168468436865024
http://twitter.com/#!/AMarie9619/status/509168305505304576
http://twitter.com/#!/GOPMommy/status/509167686002409472
http://twitter.com/#!/lisaevictoria/status/509167005568483328
http://twitter.com/#!/lintacious/status/509166893195091968

I stayed because he had all the money.
I stayed because I thought he would change.
#WhyIStayed— Kimberly S. Brusk (@peaceforus4ever) September 09, 2014

http://twitter.com/#!/jaxsaid/status/509171082730176512
http://twitter.com/#!/kim0512/status/509170803527536640
http://twitter.com/#!/PamAuble/status/509170336223744000
http://twitter.com/#!/GeorgiasJuice/status/509172558382784514
http://twitter.com/#!/PeaceAndCheese/status/509171968877539328
http://twitter.com/#!/carey_mercier/status/509171451858276352
http://twitter.com/#!/NicoleAuerbach/status/509167779719950336

 

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/09/08/abused-women-share-their-stories-of-whyistayed-and-whyileft/



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