As told by "Serena," written by Lauren Rose My husband and I had a short dating and engagement period before marriage, a total of nearly a year. During that year, I noticed a few red flags – jealousy, control over friendships, a lack of empathy, and communication problems that resulted in him giving me the silent treatment. I was in denial of the red flags, while my family and friends encouraged me to postpone the marriage and get counseling to work on some of the concerns I saw. When I...