The formerly popular singing sensation Duffy’s disappearance had her fans all confused. For a long time, Duffy had not engaged in making music. Well, nobody knew the reason behind it. Where Adele was at the peak of her career and enjoying fame and popularity, Duffy another equally talented singer was somewhere hidden.
But now the UK based singer has come out in the open to reveal the reason behind her absence. After knowing her story, one can firmly say that truth is indeed stranger than fiction.
Duffy’s Traumatic Story
Recently, Duffy had announced via social media that she had been a victim of kidnapping followed by rape. The entire incident had left a huge blot in her life. It was so traumatic that it took her so long to come out of it. But now she is out of it, and the singer is bracing reality as boldly as possible.
Duffy even expressed her concern about the time she had chosen to bombard the world with her tragic story. She fought the coronavirus crisis and the entire situation incongruous with her making her story public. But her story is also a tale of strength and how a person can bounce back even after something really bad happens to them. Let’s face it, people, we need this desperately now.
“I Was Tired Of Hiding”
Duffy said that she was tired of hiding this truth. She first came up with this revelation in February, and now she had revealed the entire truth. Duffy was drugged and taken abroad. There she was taken in a hotel and raped by the perpetrator repeatedly. This happened for four weeks. This led her to be all broken. Duffy had even considered fleeing to some other country and changing her name.
But, now she stands tall as an inspiration to many who hide behind trauma and ruin their own lives. We have a huge lesson to learn from Duffy’s empowering story.