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The trauma of her abuse went beyond imagination.
This was how she saw herself in her nightmares, a broken being held together with sticky tape.
Her neck was a bit skinny perched precariously on her shoulders, but she felt she’d got the angle of her head just so, her blindfolded eyes downcast, nose in profile and mouth silenced.
She couldn’t get her hair quite right, continually building it up rather than stripping it off the surface and starting again.
She said she no longer had a body.
With tears in their eyes, the doctors wondered how they could help her.
My apologies for such a dark piece, it just turned out that way.