Yea, I hear ya, CR. As frustrating as it is to hear the words, most people deliver insulting platitudes when they're trying to encourage and comfort us. They don't know any better.
I suppose it underscores the importance of us (survivors) educating the public on the matter.
The perp that assaulted me and my sister (our father) turns 90 in 3 months. Reading your post I am certainly staring at what the future holds for me, and many other survivors, as well.
"A burned bridge can be a gift; it prevents us from returning to a place we should have never been."