Tag Archive: I said I was sorry

SPOUSE ABUSE—”BUT I SAID I WAS SORRY!”

  During a recent conversation about dealing with certain aspects of domestic violence, I was asked, “What do you do when the abuser says, ‘But, I told her I was sorry. She has to forgive me, it’s in the Bible’?” There was the whole concept of apology versus restitution, i.e. restoration or reinstatement. Words. They…