Vickie provides valuable perspective.
She also offers an eye-opening, and chilling, possibility.
Vickie is a rape victim. At age 62, she’s lived most of her life with the scar of sexual assault on her psyche. Like many victims, that scar often manifested itself as anger, and showed up to ruin relationships.
Rape “is not funny. It’s not funny in the least,” she says, reacting to the attempt at juvenile humor from the members of the so-called “Charlie Rape Gang” at Lakeside Middle School.