A woman (name withheld) who is residing at upper thunder hill road has seriously suffered domestic violence in the hands of her husband of the same address claiming that she is ready to die for her children.
They have Six (6) children and the husband was sacked from his job 8yrs ago. Since then the wife has been the sole provider under serious stress and frustration. A fishmonger at Kissy road Market she wakes up at 4 o’clock tidy her home and prepares her children for school while the man is still sleeping. She said if she lives the home without the children not ready for school her husband will deal with her severely.
She further disclosed that if she did not prepare food for the husband before going to the market she will not sell on that day because the husband will disgrace and molest her at her selling area. She said because of what her husband is doing she does not have respect in her society and even in her selling place. People usually call her “Papa Kamara”.
She also said that whether she sells or not she should return home at 7o’clock. If she returns home at 7:10 she will not sleep inside the house. In the morning the husband will not even ask how she sleeps the only thing he is concerned about is his belly.
According to her she has no time to rest. She returns home by 7 o’clock, smokes the raw fish until 2:30 in the morning. She only sleeps for about 1hr 30min which is not enough for her leaving her depressed and left with no option but to take care of her children and be patient. She concluded by saying her children are the source of his Happiness and she is ready to die for them.