Requirements for this theme:
- Harry is abused by the Dursleys. This usually implies sexual or physical abuse, but can also cover emotional and verbal abuse.
- Because the Dursleys' treatment of Harry in canon can be construed as neglect and emotional abuse, the abuse in the story must be more extensive than in canon.
- Harry's abuse must have ramifications within the story.
This theme does NOT include:
- Stories where anyone other than the Dursleys are abusing Harry.
- Stories where abuse is mentioned, but is not a main part of the story or no longer affects Harry.
Similar themes are:
- Not yet created
WARNING: Due to the very nature of these stories, many of them can be triggering. Read at your own risk.