The pain of betrayal runs deeper than words can describe. When women try to express it verbally it’s almost always in the language of graphic violence:
“It felt like I had been stabbed in the heart over and over and was bleeding to death,” said one respondent of the 2104/2015 Survey of Wives of Sex Addicts.
Another stated: “I [was left] feeling violated: mentally, emotionally, physically.”
For most of us, when we discover that our husband has betrayed us—be it a one-time emotional/physical affair, or habitual sexual acting out—we are shocked and grieved to the depths of our soul. If