This makes an adorable picture, but…

January 15, 2014

IMG_20131223_154319 This is an adorable picture, but the story behind it is anything but cute. Seven year old Yanky (not his real name) used to be a popular, happy child, and then, suddenly, his whole personality changed. He became aggressive, and went from being a top student to a child who never cooperated and was constantly failing. The only time that he would, or could, talk about what was REALLY bothering him, was when he hid himself inside the UGLY DOLL– and then all the ugliness and pain slowly bubbled to the surface. To put it mildly, it wasn’t pretty.

 

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