Male Sexual Abuse Survivors Stand Together
"I wouldn't say she dismissed it," Patrick says. "Maybe [she] second guessed it."
The abuse continued for years after Kevin's conversation with his mother, but the twins say they don't blame their parents for not believing them—their parents didn't believe a priest would do such a thing.
Over time, the sexual torture became part of the twins' daily routine. "You go to school and come back and do your homework or slip in a little abuse during the day during school or after school," Patrick says.