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  • A mother should not call her daughter horrible things
    over and over
    for years.

    We are not perfect creatures.

    A mother should not seethe with pure anger and hurl it at her daughter through insults, untruths, and profanity.
    She should not strike like a snake, terrified and full of venom.
    She should be able to see that the evil version of her daughter is one that only she can see...only she believes. This person doesn't exist outside of her mind.

    A mother should listen and
    be proud of the goodness she sees rather than look for the insufficient, pointing and poking at bruises.

    A mother should take responsibility for what she does and the impact it has
    and has had
    for decades.

    Now I know that it is, was, and always has been abuse.

    Now there are witnesses.
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