Shelagh Fogarty is Leading Britain's Conversation.
9 April 2017, 16:53
Woman's Uplifting Tale About Finally Leaving Her Abusive Husband
In a discussion about domestic violence, this woman told Stig about what gave her the strength to leave her abusive husband of 30 years.
This woman tells of how confronting one fear, helped her confront her biggest fear of all in this uplifting tale about overcoming domestic violence.
Stig Abell was discussing a story about a man who was finally jailed for domestic abuse after initially misleading a court.
He asked listeners to speak about their own experiences of domestic violence - and one caller phoned in to tell her story.
The woman, who wanted to remain anonymous, left her abusive husband after 30 years and is now happily married with someone else.
Her story about how a spider how finally gave her the courage to ask her abusive spouse for a divorce is uplifting.