Jamie Safrit says her 11-year-old son, Daniel, was bullied at school for years leading up to his suicide. “He became confused,” she says. “Everybody put it into his head, and he was trying to figure it out himself. He wrote down in his journal that he was gay. He was ugly. He was a loser.”
Jamie Safrit says her 11-year-old son, Daniel, was bullied at school for years leading up to his suicide. “He became confused,” she says. “Everybody put it into his head, and he was trying to figure it out himself. He wrote down in his journal that he was gay. He was ugly. He was a loser.” Jon C Lakey JON C. LAKEY / SALISBURY POST
Jamie Safrit says her 11-year-old son, Daniel, was bullied at school for years leading up to his suicide. “He became confused,” she says. “Everybody put it into his head, and he was trying to figure it out himself. He wrote down in his journal that he was gay. He was ugly. He was a loser.” Jon C Lakey JON C. LAKEY / SALISBURY POST

Rowan: At 11, boy had faced years of bullying for ‘being gay.’ Then it became too much.

October 12, 2016 04:00 PM

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