Tags » Mental Cruelty

Slow Death

I will slowly leave you.
One day, shadows will take me over
as you stand by and watch
or would you take my hand and heart, 144 more words


Impossibility of – Consummation of Marriage

In Yuvraj Digvijay Sinhji v. Yuvrani Pratap Kumari, (1969) 2 SCC 279, the Hon’ble Apex Court held as under:
“A party is impotent if his or her mental or physical condition makes consummation of the marriage a practical impossibility. 72 more words

Hindu Marriage Act

“Matrimonial cruelty the lurking phase of the married men”

“Cruelty -when we hear this word the first thing which comes to our mind is an image of a woman who is being tortured by her husband, beaten up by her in laws. 2,248 more words


I Need to Read the Bible (At least, that's where it started!)

This is an edited version of something I first published on 23rd June 2010.  I’m calling out names and saying what happened, since one of those names came up for me early this morning in an email log I am writing to myself for future official use, hopefully.   5,160 more words

“The scars from mental cruelty can be as deep and long-lasting as wounds from punches or slaps, but are often not as obvious. In fact, even among women who have experienced violence from a partner, half or more report that the man’s emotional abuse is what is causing them the greatest harm.” -Lundy Bancroft



People hand me round

like a parcel at a party:

no one cares to stick for too long.

People hand me down

like a pauper at a banquet: 83 more words



You tried to make him think life was unreal.

You tried to convince him unreal was real.

But what if you actually did convince him? 26 more words