And, with so much aggression, her self.esteem and desire to belong, made her so much more vulnerable
Immediately, Felipe replied, “I totally agree! Personally, I realize how fortunate, my life had been, and I am fully aware of the fact. I never experienced a situation like yours, at least, directly. But, since we met, rather I was exposed to this situation, for I observed it at as a guest in your house and as your friend.”
“Perhaps, we have never discussed this before, but as a consequence of all those experiences, I have tried to promote a concept which for now has fallen by others into the category of too bold, and is possibly just a bit too advanced for our times. Specifically, I refer to a concept I have formulated, and have also named, Verbal Violence. It just can’t be, my love! How just a few years to the beginning of a new century, the year 1900, we hold on to such obsolete ideas that should have never formed part of our societies collective thought.”
Pilar gathered strength from that indomitable strength that resided in the core of herself, her steady gaze reflected the total recognition and admiration so deeply felt towards her husband, as she carried the conversation back to its original theme.
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