A Child Called ‘It’
A Child Called ‘It’ is the story of a young boy who, in order to survive, must triumph over the physical, emotional, and medical abuse created by his mother. The exploitation of alcohol plays an important role in the abuse by the mother and the neglect to see and the courage to intervene the problems by Dave’s father. Dave considered the abuse he endured by his mother, ‘games’. But he
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style that it was written; I enjoyed hearing Ursula’s thoughts. Still, the torture that Dave tolerated was more than any child should endure or ever have to endure. He was strong, intelligent, and crafty child and found a way to postpone and survive the punishment. His determination to overcome this unnecessary adversity was amazing. My hat is tipped to his courageousness as he finally beat his mother at her games and realized his dreams.