Debbie Lechtman

It Happened to Me: My Parents Didn't Believe I Was Molested

“He touched me! Tell my mother to stop going to him! Tell her! He touched me!” I yelled to my father. And he sat there by my bed, hopeless and clueless, not wanting to believe anything had really happened, that my mother could really keep seeing a man that had harmed me in the most gruesome, unf