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Shattered Veil: Echoes of the ER

Justice Aisosa Daniel

In a courtroom buzzing with tension and anticipation, Adaeze Okoro stands accused of the unthinkable: the murder of her husband, Obinna Okoro. Twenty years of marriage, marred by abuse and hidden secrets, have led to this moment of reckoning. The judge's stern gaze and the murmuring onlookers add to Adaeze's unease, but she draws strength from the one familiar face in the crowd, her sister, Amara, the only person who truly knows her harrowing story. As Adaeze takes the stand, she begins to unravel the chilling memories of a marriage that transformed from a fairytale to a nightmare. From the first slap that shattered her trust to the years of relentless abuse, Adaeze recounts her desperate struggle for survival. Each word paints a vivid picture of a woman trapped in a cycle of violence, fighting for her life against a man who believed he owned her, body and soul. In a poignant narrative that oscillates between past and present, "Shattered Veil" reveals the shocking truth behind Obinna's death, an act of desperation and a plea for freedom from a life of torment. As the courtroom drama unfolds, Adaeze's voice emerges, powerful and unwavering, challenging the system that often turns a blind eye to the plight of abused women. With gripping flashbacks and emotional testimonies, this novel not only exposes the dark underbelly of domestic abuse but also celebrates the resilience of the human spirit. "Shattered Veil" is a riveting tale of survival, justice, and the unyielding strength it takes to break free from the chains of silence. Will the jury see Adaeze as a murderer or a survivor? As the trial reaches its climax, the ultimate question looms: Can truth and justice prevail in a world shadowed by secrets and lies? Discover Adaeze's journey of empowerment and hope in this unforgettable courtroom drama.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • Publish Date: May 21st, 2024
  • Pages: 142
  • Language: English
  • Edition: undefined - undefined
  • Dimensions: 8.00in - 5.00in - 0.33in - 0.35lb
  • EAN: 9798326012500
  • Categories: African American & Black - General