She hides you see, not because she wants to, but simply because that is what she has learned is the safest thing to do when she doesn't feel safe. Fiercely she will protect her little heart, for that is the light of her very soul.
"Similar to murder, rape is a reprehensible crime, that leaves a body defiled. But rape victims are not like murder victims; they live relive the event. Worse yet, rape victims can never leave the scene of the crime.