When you're a devout Christian (especially Protestant) that has been taught to externalise blame your whole life, to ask for forgiveness of someone other than the actual victim, and to merely express a few magic words for absolution -- probably knowing deep down that this is a lie -- would you expect anythig different?

Psychology graduate with interests in values and morality, cognition and executive function, and High Functioning Depression. Kiwi living in London, UK.