Addressing Domestic Conflict: Empathy and Support for a Mother’s Struggles
The author shares their distressing experience of witnessing their grandmother physically abusing their mother. As the author’s mother does not have her own parents and was married by her uncle, their grandmother constantly engages in conflicts with her. The mother is deeply affected by the abuse, often seen in tears, which also prompts the author to feel immense sadness. The author expresses confusion and seeks understanding as to why their grandmother behaves this way. It is crucial for the family to address and resolve this domestic conflict, providing empathy, and support to the mother in her struggles.