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Looking like a true survivor, feeling like a little kid
And I'm still standing after all this time
Picking up the pieces of my life without you on my mind”
Now is the time to acknowledge that the very person who sits before us now—who perpetrated the worst epidemic of sexual abuse in the history of sports, who is going to be locked up for a long, long time—this monster was also the architect of policies and procedures that are supposed to protect athletes from sexual abuse for both USA Gymnastics and the USOC.”
I sometimes felt his eyes,
tried to pretend he wasn’t the thing
he claimed to be protecting me from.”
It shouldn’t take some hashtag to remind you.
It shouldn’t fall to the victims, again, to have to keep speaking out. I’m not saying anybody should STOP speaking out, just that I wish more people would start listening, because we are fucking exhausted.”
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