Indeed, he had seen the more extreme side of life at close quarters.
But he relinquished a life spiralling into self destruction and violence for the love of his son — and they’re now planning their first summer holiday together.
I recently interviewed Chis [pictured above] for Inside Fatherhood, my forthcoming book to be published by BRF in 2018.
Here’s a preview of his moving story:
“I was overcome with rage against the unfairness. I simply locked myself in my room and remember consciously declaring war on the world. I wanted revenge on my bullies — and I had it within months. I wanted to give the world a good hiding. After that, violence follows wherever you go.”
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