A video of a woman depicting the stages of domestic violence through a timeline video has gone viral on Twitter and it will break your heart. The video was shared on Twitter by Jenan Moussa and it shows the stages a woman has to go through as she becomes a victim of domestic violence in an abusive marriage.
She shared the video with the caption, “What a powerful clip to raise awareness about domestic abuse.” In the beginning of the video, a woman can be seen receiving flowers and being happy for the affection showered on her, before the abuse begins.
Watch the powerful video here:
But as soon as she commits to her partner, the violence in her relationship begins. The clip also shows the woman bruised and how because she is forced to stay in the marriage she has to hide the violence commited against her with make-up.
The video ends on a heartbreaking note as it shows the woman heavily bruised, crying with a pitiable expression on her face.
After the video was shared online, many Twitter users spoke against domestic violence and how women have to suffer because the society doesn’t allow them to leave their marriage.
One Twitter user wrote, “Don’t understand men who feel they have to beat up women to feel manly.” Another user praised the woman in the video for making such an important video. They wrote, “So powerful. Grateful to the beautiful lady in the clip and everyone involved.”
Here’s what people are saying:
At the time of writing this article, the tweet already had over 7.2k retweets and 14.3k likes.