one thing, her parents had sent her a tactless letter that blatantly stated
when she was allowed out of the madhouse she was to be put up for adoption, and
they’d said they weren’t going to be making any further contact with her.
they’d also said that she’d ruined their reputation.
another thing, she was receiving disturbing death-threats in the post. She
pretended not to care, even wallpapering her room with them and sending photos
of the odd piece of interior design to the senders of the death threats.
hadn’t told her much about his past, but she noticed when his parents visited
him they yelled at him and occasionally slapped him.