He Promised to First Do No Harm. Then He Did

But please don’t call me a victim of sexual abuse. I’m a survivor of it.

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I never intended to talk about this in public. For 26 years, I kept it stuffed way back in the recesses of my memory where no-one could get to it. Every so often, I went crawling back there, just to take a peek. I never lingered. The recollection was too blinding, even…