I Won't Forgive What You Did
Born the third of eight children into a life of rural squalor in a farming community
in the south of England, Faith Scott's infant world is already more challenging than
Bewildered by the bizarre and cruel behaviour of her mother and terrified by the
violent outbursts of her perpetually angry father, the only certainty in life is
that there is none.
So when Granddad 'Pop' gives her sweets and does the horrid things he does to her,
how is she to know that isn't what all granddads do? And if it isn't, why does her
mother find it funny?
Told with honesty and courage, this is the story of a little girl who never stood
a chance - who was regularly abused in the most shocking ways by her family and preyed
upon by the worst kind of men.
Faith went on to have two children in her teens and endured appalling domestic violence
but now, after all the suffering, she has turned her life around.
Her decades-long journey out of the darkness tells the truth about what happens to
abused children when they grow up, in a story that's horrifying and compelling in