Why is dating so difficult
The need to survive may be compounded if a victim depends on their abusive partner financially, physically or in some other way.
You might want to believe your partner when they say that things will change and get better because you love them, and they say they love you.
In 2012 Fergie appeared on an episode of "Oprah's Next Chapter" to discuss a cheating scandal that nearly cost her and Duhamel their relationship.
Speaking on rumors that her husband slept with an Atlanta stripper in 2009, just nine months after they tied the knot, Fergie admitted "it was difficult" to hear allegations of infidelity.
She maintained, however, that their relationship was "stronger" after experiencing some turbulent times.
"When you go through difficult times, it really makes you stronger as a unit, as a partnership. Our love today is deeper love, definitely," Fergie said at the time.
But whether they’re dealing with a For many victims, feelings of love for an abusive partner can also be a survival technique."Honestly, it was just getting a little weird for us with all the romantic questions," she said.Kim Kardashian’s former bodyguard working for Fergie "We're great friends, we love each other so much, and it just got to the point where it was getting a little weird." The 42-year-old spoke at length about their decision to keep their divorce under wraps for as long as they did, telling People they wanted to take some time "to get adjusted" to their new life.It’s ok to feel that love and want to believe your partner.This pop diva is "open to love," but she's in no rush. I'm open to love, but it's just too soon." As for her estranged hubby, Fergie told the Associated Press during a Sept.