Ένα Απίθανο Κείμενο Του Πάτρικ Στιούαρτ

03 Δεκεμβρίου 2009 | Κανένα σχόλιο

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Ο γνωστός ηθοποιός γράφει ένα θαυμάσιο κείμενο στον Guardian για την επίδραση της κακοποίησης στην (δική του) παιδική ψυχή.

He was an angry, unhappy and frustrated man who was not able to control his emotions or his hands. As a child I witnessed his repeated violence against my mother, and the terror and misery he caused was such that, if I felt I could have succeeded, I would have killed him. If my mother had attempted it, I would have held him down. For those who struggle to comprehend these feelings in a child, imagine living in an environment of emotional unpredictability, danger and humiliation week after week, year after year, from the age of seven. My childish instinct was to protect my mother, but the man hurting her was my father, whom I respected, admired and feared.

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