The Shame of Ireland

The Shame of Ireland

I remember arriving at St Vincents and seening what looked like to me two enormous dark doors. When I was brought inside and the doors closed the feeling was of total fear of being alone, total abandonment. My first sentence of, 7 years and 10 months. Our only crime was that my Mother had been abondoned by her huaband - my Father.

There must have been one or two good nuns at this place, but it is the the evil and the cruelty that went on that I will always remember. During me time in this hellhole I was subjected to beatings, humilation beyond belief and cruelelty. I was hit merely for talking. At this age punishment was admininstered with a cane.

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Comment by micheal on May 19, 2016 at 13:11

Heavy is the burden my friend

Comment by jack colleton on April 22, 2017 at 11:50

Ah Yes Talking Would Be A "Crime"  To People Like That!

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