My name is Michael Ryan and I was at the Orphanage from 1973-1975. My number was #25.
I was born in Florida, and my father was in the Air Force. My mother lost custody of myself and my brother and sister due to severe abuse. My father got custody and couldn’t both support himself and us so we were placed in St. Joseph’s Orphanage. That’s when this story begins…
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WARNING: Explicit Content
"I'll start at the beginning..."
Length- 2:30 Explicit
"And she turned my life around..."
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