10 Things Women Say to Wrongly Justify Abuse-SliderPhoto


8. “I love him so much, I want to help him get better.” Often times, women who become involved in an abusive relationship are nurturers by nature. They want to “save” the man they loves and help him “heal” from his previous emotional and physical trauma (since most abusers were victims at one time or another). These women fail to see that, in “helping him get better,” they may be sacrificing themselves entirely.