I spent the first part of my adult life wearing sizes 7 and 9 in clothes, until the event, the incestuous encounter. What made my incestuous situation unusual? My perpetrator was my father, and I was an adult when it happened. I was in such shock after the event that for the next few days my brain (to help me survive, I guess) worked as hard as it could to make me believe it didn’t happen. The day of the event, I walked into my therapist’s office and told her what had taken place that morning. I explained I needed

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