Fran Drescher is most notably identified for her iconic function in The Nanny. Many folks don’t know, nonetheless, that only a few years earlier than being catapulted to stardom, Drescher was a sufferer of a horrific crime.
In 1985, Drescher’s then-husband was blindfolded whereas Drescher and her good friend have been raped throughout a brutal dwelling invasion. The trio was on the mercy of a legal and his gun.
“I was raped at gunpoint in my own home by a man that I did not know who was out on parole. I was one of the lucky ones because I lived, and I lived to identify him and see him sentenced to 150 years of prison without parole,” Drescher shared through the UN Women for Peace Association’s annual awards luncheon.
A Four-Legged Angel Was On Her Way
The occasions that Drescher survived all these years in the past nonetheless hang-out her. Despite the passing of time and her success, she nonetheless struggles with PTSD stemming from that evening. With the assistance of her trustworthy companion, Angel Grace, Drescher is now thriving.
Angel Grace was adopted from Rockin’ Rescue in Woodland Hills, California in March of 2020. Angel is a Husky/German Shepherd combine with one strikingly blue eye and the opposite, a soulful brown.
Angel (then Snowy) had been hit by a automotive. She suffered a damaged leg and a shoulder damage. The extent of her accidents left her liable to being euthanized, however, similar to her now-mom, Angel was decided to outlive.
Drescher informed Pet Lifestyles Magazine that she had lately misplaced her beloved pup, Samson, and her coronary heart wasn’t fairly healed sufficient to maneuver on. Finding it tough to even get off the bed throughout her grieving, Drescher had a spark inside her that informed her to take a look at petfinder.com. It was there that she laid eyes on Angel and knew Samson was giving her permission to maneuver on.
Love At First Kiss
Within seconds of assembly, Angel knocked Drescher to the bottom and lined her in kisses! That was all of the affirmation she wanted to know that Angel was coming dwelling together with her. Days later, California was positioned on lockdown because of the pandemic. It was throughout that point that the pair bonded stronger than ever. Now they’re inseparable!
“I am a survivor who has managed to get on with my life in spite of the veil of PTSD that I have learned to live with,” she mentioned, “and I am rarely alone without my… service dog.”
Angel Grace matches her identify completely. She has heat eyes that pull you in and an adventurous spirit that makes you’re feeling comfortable. No matter the place Drescher goes, Angel is true by her aspect.
“I am often amazed by how much more relaxed I am walking down the streets, moving through airports, or entering a hotel room because I am with my friend, companion, and protector.”
Drescher considers herself fortunate. Lucky for surviving, for figuring out her attacker, fortunate for her journey of restoration, and fortunate for locating her guardian Angel.
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