Anya Peters's Abandoned : the true story of a little girl who didn't PDF

By Anya Peters

ISBN-10: 0007245726

ISBN-13: 9780007245727

ISBN-10: 0007245742

ISBN-13: 9780007245741

A heartbreaking real tale of 1 little girl's seek to discover a spot she may perhaps name home.


Separated from her genuine mom at delivery, Anya grew up in terror of her drunken bullying uncle. overwhelmed, humiliated and sexually abused by way of him from the age of six, she idea her lifestyles could not get Read more...

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My sister is not a whore,’ Mummy would scream back. ‘Who’s the father then? ’ he shouted, over and over again, maddened that Kathy expected him to have me brought up under his roof, but still wouldn’t trust him enough to tell him who my father was. ‘I don’t want their dirty work, their left-behinds, their whore’s child in my house,’ he’d shout. ‘They can take her back over there with them where she belongs. ’ It was the same every weekend. Usually, when Mummy managed to send me up to bed with the rest of them—even if I was yelled back down again later and forced to sit there and listen to it—we’d lie there listening to them raging at each other, and to Mummy being hit defending her sister and fighting for me to stay.

In my head I saw the man’s buckteeth again and looked at the hard cream sandwiched between the biscuits. I thought of Mummy doing the buckteeth earlier to make me smile. ‘Maybe he only eats carrots,’ I said shyly. I felt Mummy’s smile before I saw it, and looked up at her as it grew longer and longer, spreading across her face until she was laughing and tears were rolling down her cheeks. Suddenly she found the energy to get up, ruffling my hair as she passed into the kitchen, saying I was a great girl, and that nobody was taking me away from her, and I could have all the custard creams ‘quick, before the others come in’.

After almost a week, Mummy decided her mother’s condition was perhaps not critical, and returned to help Kathy with a pregnancy which, since she couldn’t phone to find out, might already have been over. It wasn’t, but within days of her sailing home I was born, already six days late, and even on the day of labour in no hurry to arrive. m. and ended just the right side of midnight the following evening. A few days after my birth another telegram arrived. Again it was from their father, this time even more urgent than the first.

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