Men who are violent towards women are often violent towards animals as well. They think we’re all chattel. If a man wants you to choose between your dog or cat or him, dump the guy. Those animals will love you for the rest of your life, loyal and true.
Hahah this would totally be me. I find random stuff like this all the time. Something that made perfect sense as a story idea at three in the morning, and now when I find it three years later it's incomprehensible.