She looked at the water longingly. Should she do it? The temptation was overwhelming. Gripping the rail, she imagined how she would do it. It had to look like an accident.
Then, she remembered, “…never avenge yourselves. Leave that to God, for he has said that he will repay those who deserve it. Don’t take the law into your own hands.”
Turning away from the rail, she decided that she wasn’t going to resort to murder. When they got ashore, her husband was arrested for drug trafficking. Finally, she was free of him and the abuse she’d suffered for years.
November is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.