In Jan 2012, Melissa Dohme was forced to quarrel for her life when her violent ex-boyfriend, Robert Lee Burton Jr., began aggressive and stabbing her.
She was stabbed a sum of 32 times — 19 times in her head, neck and face, and 13 times on her hands and arms when she attempted to defense herself. Cameron Hill, a firefighter-EMT who responded to a incident, said, “It was so bad. You couldn’t tell she was blond.” Burton eventually perceived a life judgment in jail though parole.
Though doctors weren’t assured that she’d ever be means to travel or even grin again, she left a sanatorium only 3 weeks after being admitted. Later that year, she crossed paths with a male who helped saved her while she was vocalization during a church.
Speaking about a incident, Hill said, “I don’t know why, though we knew I’d see her again.” When Dohme saw him, she says she “was weirdly giddy. we had this feeling about him.” They fast fell in adore with any other and became inseparable. When Dohme was set to chuck a initial representation during a Tampa Bay Rays ball diversion in May 2015, Hill due to her.
And of course, she pronounced yes.