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slegnaevoba
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I think my best friend's boyfriend beats her. This has never come out, but he verbally abuses her.........HELP
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LilBlueSmurf
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There's not a lot you or anyone else can do, other than support her in leaving him and possibly pressing charges.

But i have to ask; What makes you think she's being abused? Has she told you this? If not, you may want to ask her about this first rather than just go on assuming.


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Bobolink
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If you suspect abuse, you might wiah to print out The Abusive Partner Check List for your friend. This list is provided by our sexpert Gumdrop Girl.

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