Lynn: I got molested a lot when I was a kid.
BW: A family member?
Lynn: Yeah, my brother.
BW: How old were you?
Lynn: I think I was about 4. He was about 10-12.
BW: Did your parents do anything about it?
Lynn: We lived with my grandparents. I don’t remember them doing anything. I did find out, when I was an adult, and in the hospital for something else, that my grandparents had almost beat me to death, when I was 7. Beat me all over my head.
BW: That has to be hard to deal with. Have you ever talked to anyone?
Lynn: Yeah, I been diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia.
BW: Are those cuts on your arm?
Lynn: Yeah… I do that sometimes.