Aspects about Rin's source of pain

So much of Rin's life during her appearance in Fruits Basket is focused on finding a way to break the curse that binds the juunishi to Akito. While the curse negatively affects all those possessed, Rin has suffered more than most. Finding a way to break the curse is what drives her for most of the series.

Here, you will find information regarding the cursed aspects of Rin's life. The curse has shaped Rin's character and personality so deeply that I felt it deserved its own section.

The Horse Possessed by the spirit of the horse.
Health Looking at Rin's poor physical health.
Torment Akito's terrible treatment of Rin.
Informant Rin's twisted relationship with Shigure.