Regardless of where you fall on the did she didn’t she question - look at Carol when Tyrese is going for that hug. She’s terrified because she doesn’t know how it will go but she stands her ground.
Now think about it. This is a woman who was married to a man who physically assaulted her - so for a man to be coming at her when she is utterly unsure of what he’s going to do to her - and her to just stand there and barely flinch?
That says a thousand words to those that would call her weak.