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I'm your captive, and I love it: Stockholm Syndrome and how 'Kabir Singh' is promoting it

Do we find ourselves drawn towards captivity? If yes, what does that say about us?

Five years ago, Veera Tripathi was kidnapped, shoved into the back of a truck, and driven away. This was days before her wedding, her family was left in a mess, nursing a broken heart and gathering the courage to find her, even as the fear that she might never return crept in.

In the weeks that followed, Veera’s life changed completely.

She went from a point of numbing horror that her life was going to end, to feeling a strange sense of security

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