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He Knew He Was Unlovable

He thought no one could love him Because he was unlovable He knew this without being told in words His mother considered him a burden he had felt this from infancy Left on his own in a crib, sobbing for attention He was startled when he was given a home Thought it was a trick expected they would be mean to him His mother always told him they would if they ever “took him away” He was on guard and hypervigilant for several years, not able to let his guard down remembering that he was unlovable

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Date: 11/30/2020 2:05:00 PM
Isn't that tragic that we have throw away people in our society?? I saw a few teens with the same horrific stories when I worked for Board of Child care.. I loved my boys there, just not the hours and the lack of support from management..
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 11/30/2020 6:31:00 PM
It is a story for many boys and girls who knew at a young age that they were not welcome or wanted. It takes a miracle for them to trust anyone.