The Fact That Dolores' Trajectory Matches Her Own
If you watch the show, you're familiar with its female protagonists, Dolores and Maeve, and the cycle of trauma and violence they are both forced to face before ultimately taking control of their own destinies. Watching the two find agency in their own lives, and upturn that cycle of victimhood and abuse on their abusers, certainly reveals an inspiring narrative arc. But of course, it's not always one anchored in reality, where some victims of abuse have to face their abuser every day in everyday situations, like at work or in the home. For these victims, there's no epic revenge plot in place, and very often no way out.
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