Every family has a secret.
The secrets the older ones know & keep from the younger ones from finding out.
I haven't been sleeping very well or thinking very well either. I've been trying to keep my mind busy with things that are positive. I feel like I'm having some kind of emotional relapse and it's really not a good deal.
Nearly 70% of all reported sexual assaults (including assaults on adults) occur to children ages 17 and under.
30-40% of victims are abused by a family member.
I don't understand why it's fair to me or anyone else for myself to be locked inside my head, afraid that one day that someone I love is going to be hurt like I was because I can't tell. I was the one shut out- I was the one abused- I was the one that had my childhood stole from me- but it's not my place to speak?
Have you told your sons, your daughters, your brothers & your sisters about predators? Are you keeping them safe?
Nearly 50% of all victims of forcible sodomy, sexual assault with an object, and forcible fondling are children under 12.
An estimated 60% of teen first pregnancies are preceded by experiences of molestation, rape, or attempted rape. The average age of their offenders is 27 years.
I was wondering, are these statistics you want to mess with? ARE THESE STATISTICS THAT YOU WANT TO KEEP A SECRET?
Nearly 70% of child sex offenders have between 1 and 9 victims; at least 20% have 10 to 40 victims. (23)An average serial child molester may have as many as 400 victims in his lifetime. http://www.darkness2light.org/knowabout/statistics_2.asp
You tell me to keep quiet?
Continue to help the offenders offend.