9 things I wish people understood about anxiety "And, finally, the most important thing I wish everyone knew about anxiety, and about mental health issues in general: if you know someone with anxiety and you want to help them, ask them what would be helpful, ideally during a time when they are calm and non-panicked"
That actually makes me feel a little bit better. I know that sounds strange, but I fear loving another for just that reason - trust. If the same thing were to happen ever again, I truly don't think I'd be able to come out the other side like I did, kicking, scratching, and screaming (metaphorically speaking) this time. So... let's just keep it simple, shall we?
16 Heartbreaking Confessions From Survivors Of Sexual Assault - too many people have the "get over it" or "it's not a big deal" mentality. And it affects everything for the rest of you life. Nobody has the right to tell you how you should feel.