Aubrey’s mother’s boyfriend and Aubrey’s sexual abuser. When Aubrey is still living at home, Paul makes his way to her room on a nightly basis and rapes her. Despite the horror of her boyfriend’s actions, Aubrey’s mother fails to do anything to protect her daughter. Eventually, Aubrey escapes Paul by moving to California to live with Mo.
Paul Character Timeline in The Mothers
The timeline below shows where the character Paul appears in The Mothers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...seen each other in several years because Monique never visited home because she didn’t like Paul, her mother’s abusive boyfriend. In this moment, Aubrey reveals to Nadia that Paul used to... (full context)