TV Review: “Hannibal” (3×02) – “Primavera”

  • Em Anne

    Abagail’s relationship to Hannibal can be explained by Stockholm Syndrome, and Will has been groomed/manipulated by him, and traumatized by him as well. Stockholm Syndrome actually fits for both of them, a defense mechanism in which victims who are trapped and helpless identify with their captor as a defense mechanism. There are even cases in which the victim ends up marrying their captor. Patty Hearst is another example, she was deliberately brainwashed…