Tears fell as Kara packed her bag. Another trip to the emergency room revealed her husband had broken her arm, split her lip, and given her another black eye this time.
“Damn woman, you are always sick. You really are a worthless bitch.” He taunted before hurling a beer bottle at her. She couldn’t help the allergies that had plagued her since childhood. A quick apology only egged him on.
As she picked herself up, she spied her 5 year old cowering in the corner and vowed this would end for her son’s sake, and her own.