Min far er morder
Da jeg var 13 år gammel, myrdede min far en mand. Bagefter hjalp min bedstefar ham med at skjule liget.
Det er et mareridt at være kvindelig fængselsbetjent
"Jeg har ikke tal på, hvor mange mænd jeg har set onanere."
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