DV 101, Part 2

Mr HydeYou’ve been convinced to marry or co-habitate with this man who has swept you off your feet in a very short amount of time. Quite often the VERY day you move in/marry him the facade comes off and you are greeted by Mr. Hyde. You are in shock at the TRUE nature and real personality of the man you fell in love with. Your heart is breaking while thoughts reel through your mind trying to make sense of what is happening. The emergence of the abuser has begun. Verbal jabs, disrespect and angry manipulative words replace words of love and adoration. Where is he you wonder, what is happening?