I’m a survivor of sexual assault. I felt…broken. I was sad, angry. But then what came after…the bullying…I felt like I was underwater drowning. And I want you to know what you do, what you say to each other, it hurts. It has consequences.Yeah. So first, I’d just like to commend Mandy for her incredible bravery. So, you know, we’re not here to place blame. We’re not here to point fingers. We’re here to start a conversation. I’d like to invite you all to uh, participate in a little exercise. (Law and Order: SVU 19x04: No Good Reason)
And what happened to you matters. I’ll tell you what doesn’t matter, it is why you were in that hotel that night.That I get paid to have sex.My priority is putting away the person who did this to you. | Law and Order: SVU: 19x18: Service
You know, I believe in God, too. And I’m not sure what he has in store for me or you or anyone, for that matter. But…but what I am sure about regardless of religion, is that what Lucas did to you was wrong. Yeah I know.
The perfect gift. A girl trapped in a box. She only dances when someone else opens the lid, when someone else winds her up. If this is a story I’m telling, I must be telling it to someone. There’s always someone, even when there is no one. (The Handmaid’s Tale: 1x08)