How Some People in Abusive Relationships Found Comfort, Freedom Through Infidelity

Infidelity can sometimes enable people to gain the self-esteem they may have lost as a result of being in an abusive relationship — even empowering them to leave their abusive partners.

written by
Devrupa Rakshit
Apr 19, 2022
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AuthorDevrupa Rakshit

Devrupa Rakshit is an Associate Editor at The Swaddle. She is a lawyer by education, a poet by accident, a painter by shaukh, and autistic by birth. You can find her on Instagram @devruparakshit.