The Thornwell Years

In my unpublished autobiography I wrote about my two years in the Thornwell Orphanage, when I was six and seven years old. In 2001 Patrick wrote this response. Special thanks to Lee Liming for reminding me of this letter.

Dear John:

Bravely done. It’s probably as difficult a subject for you as for me.

There are a couple of inaccuracies, and though it is painful to me to do so, I will try to tell the truth here. Continue reading “The Thornwell Years”