3. A Darkish Night time

“Early in my radio profession, there was this artist. And he had the No. 1 track on the R&B charts on the time. He got here and did an interview on my radio present and he requested me out for dinner. So I say, ‘Yeah,'” Wendy revealed. The night time rapidly took a flip, nonetheless. “He wished to go change for his personal get together. Once we went to his lodge, he invited me to his room and I went. He goes within the lavatory to do no matter. When he comes out, he is acquired, like, nothing on. A pair of boxers. And I am like, ‘OK, what’s about to occur?’ My dumb behind, as an alternative of simply getting up and strolling out, I am like, OK, I’ll see how far that is going to go. I do not wish to have the intercourse. I do not need wish to be concerned with an artist. He ended up pushing himself on me, and he date raped me. And I left after that, went house and scrubbed my pores and skin off, cried. That was that. I by no means instructed anyone. I simply dealt with it.”

When requested by a producer off-camera why she has never named her attacker, Wendy responded, “It is my story to inform. I do know I can say his title, however, you already know what, I will let him breathe. As a result of he was a one-hit marvel. Thank God I’m not lifeless or diseased, you already know? If something it made me extra centered and decided to maneuver on with my life.”