by JOHN DOCHERTY
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[ Wonderful read, amazing how universal it is that hard times and a knockout humour go hand in hand, struck a chord]
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Childhood is not a choice, it is a time, place and circumstance that subconsciously form our character.
Scotland, Edinburgh. 1965-1972
A young widow struggles to survive while bringing up her three kids in a household beset by poverty.
Sean tearfully confides to his sister Jean that he was dragged by his feet from his bed last night by a malevolent creature.
Jean can't control her emotions after seeing her mother with two black eyes, and screamed, 'dinnae lie to me Mammy I know it was that bastard who did it.'
Two young schoolboys after having been forced to drop their trousers beg for mercy before a barrage of stones come towards them.
Miriam, (Mammy) Donaghy screamed, 'don't you ever fucking ever hit my son' before leaping from her chair, landing on the assailant's chest and sinking her nails deep into his face.
Mammy, Mammy, I canny get tae sleep for he's doing nasty thing to me all over.
Mammy, Mammy, that's not true I'm only trying to get under my half of the cover.
Mammy, Mammy, he's lying to bits, now he's put his freezing hands under my armpits.
Mammy, Mammy, it's her I tell ye, her cold feet are pressing up against my belly.
Mammy, Mammy, please come ben from your chair because he's now starting to wipe his nose on my hair.
Mammy, Mammy, come ben and you'll see, that the only person telling lies is her, and not me.
Mammy, Mammy, he's pulling my hair, please come and help me because it's just not fair.
Enough, Enough, don't dare make me come ben, you've got school tomorrow, and it's nearly ten.
Mammy, Mammy, he won't share the cover, and I'm freezing to death, and he's also trying to blow up my nose his stinking breath.
Mammy, Mammy, please come through and sort it all out, because she makes funny noises whenever you shout.
I'm warning both of you for the very last time. ...
Length: 129 Pages (2,363 KB)Lending: Not EnabledAdded: Apr 6th, 2020