What if one's every thought were heard as if spoken? Todd and Viola escape Prentisstown's dark secrets. This disturbing book is the story of innocence lost and a thought-provoking commentary on war, prejudice, scapegoats, gender, and race relations.
you have no idea. i find it incredible that a mother can damage and destroy her own family. my great grandmother did this. my grandmother did this. and my mother did this. it ends with me. never again. walk away. i will never be treated like this again.
Narcissistic parents often threaten to cut you out of their life. Occasionally, they make good on the threat. This is to show you who is in control! If you are getting stronger, it is seen as a threat. Cutting you off is emotional blackmail. They are expecting you to beg them not to, so they can maintain control over you.