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Jahmene Douglas has opened up about the domestic violence which tortured his family - and said that his mother's screams will stick with him forever. The X Factor singer, who is supporting Cosmopolitan's 'Real Man' campaign with Women's Aid, told them: "The sad thing about an abusive childhood is that you cut it out. My memories come and go, some are good, but most are bad. "The one thing that will stick with me until the day I die is my mother's screams. "Hearing her scream for her life but being paralysed with fear, unable to move one muscle. We were under such an evil lockdown of control that you wouldn't dare move in case one action resulted in something much worse. "Nightmares upon nightmares build up from nights of those screams. It's one of those things that can't be fully described to the (more) »


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