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Narcissistic Stepfather

I was bullied and physically manhandled by my stepfather over 6 months ago so i left that night and have never returned to the house where my mother still lives. My narcissistic father has constantly tried to contact me and i have changed my mobile number twice so i don't have any contact with him. I am studying at University (Children's Services and Behavioural management) i wonder why?? But have had lots of anxiety since the situation with my stepfather. I fear seeing him at the shopping centre and found myself in a cold sweat when i saw his car at the supermarket the other day. Will he ever leave me alone or do i have to get a restraining order on him which would be very hard on my mother who i love very much. What should i do and how can i stand up to this man??

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