As she dined in the peace and quiet that were absent in her home life, Winnie dreamed of freedom and a place of her own, a place where anger didn't run rampant and the floors didn't shake from amplified sound. She fantasized about what life would be like with no fear and no more tears.
Although at the time Winnie saw no means of escaping, less than a year later she would find herself free of that seemingly endless misery and about to embark on an incredible adventure with a real live knight in shining armor.
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