This is Where the Healing Begins
When Quinton was seven years old, his father began drinking. And that's when the abuse started. After three years, Quinton's mother is fed up with it all. So, she packed up her bags and four-year-old, Maddie, and left, leaving her son in the hands of his unrelenting father. After years of abuse, Quinton is finally taken out of his father's care due to a neighbor's 9-1-1 call. With no where else to go and no one to go too, Quinton is placed into foster care. There he meets the Elliots. A family very different than his own. But this family night just be able to heal the wounds that had been inflicted upon him for over half of his life.
***WARNING***: This story contains child abuse and swearing. The swearing is not bluntly said but is substituted with *.
DISCLAIMER: Despite my entire story formatting around this subject, this does NOT mean in any way that I support child abuse or abuse in general.
OTHER DISCLAIMER: The title of this story is not of my own making. The title credit goes to the band, Tenth Avenue North. This is the title of one of their songs (which you should listen to) and deserve all the credit to the title.