Page 52

You are five years old.

You have an aunt who is only nine years older  —  she’s your babysitter today.

You wake up to a strange man raising his voice toward her. The first thing you hear is:

“If you wake her up, I’ll kill her.” The first thing you see is her face,

terrified.

The second thing you see is a gun. She tells you to stay asleep, or at least to pretend. Then he takes her to another room.

52

ESSIG MAGAZINE  

SPRING 2016 Mental Illness, Sexual Abuse and Abortion

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you