The patron whose story follows asked to remain anonymous, so for purposes of this story, her name has been changed to Christy. When you have been married for 23 years, you’re a little set in your ways. You have a routine where you expect to come home to your...
Nancy, the patron whose story follows is Spanish-speaking, so the story is told through her friend, who was serving as her translator. Nancy’s friend asked to remain anonymous, so for purposes of the story, her name has been changed to Karen. Nancy looked to Karen...
The woman whose story follows is a survivor of decades of domestic violence. She asked to remain anonymous, so for purposes of this story, her name has been changed to Kim. The light in Kim’s eyes is enough to tell you that she’s full of dreams...
The patron whose story follows is a survivor of domestic violence. To protect her safety and well-being, her name, as well as that of her abuser, has been changed. When Julie met Frank, it was love at first sight. Both were widowers, lonely in the absence of a spouse....
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