In those moments, she described how much of a “terrible girlfriend” the actor made her feel and mentioned that he would allegedly call her exes to ask if she was a good lover.
“Any sort of pleasant day-to-day interaction could result in a three-day event of me being berated and kept awake,” she recalled. “I think, for me, I started to really isolate myself. So, I stopped talking to my friends. I didn’t talk to my family. I just was living a very regimented and contained life that I felt got me in the least trouble.”
“I felt so controlled and I felt so confused and I felt so low, beneath myself that the fear of leaving and knowing I had all this work to do to get back to just feeling OK, it was completely overwhelming,” she continued.
Furthermore, the Grammy nominee discussed the moment she got a “massive wake-up call,” which helped her start healing and moving on from her relationship.
As they were driving back from a trip, FKA twigs claimed the Fury star was “threatening to crash the car unless I said I loved him.”
She said he “ended up basically strangling me in public at a gas station and nobody did anything. That was a really low moment for me because I felt like I would never be believed.”
Shortly after the alleged incident, the musician said she called a free helpline for women who have been abused. After feeling validated over the phone, that’s when a light bulb went off, with FKA twigs saying it was a “massive wake-up call.”