had an unimaginable childhood. She was sexually abused by her stepfather beginning when she was just 2 years old, and as a result of the ongoing trauma, she split into 92 distinct personalities. Truddi shared her unforgettable story and tragic childhood memories with Oprah on May 21, 1990.
"[My personalities and I] all remember different sections," Truddi said. "Multiplicity keeps you sane under the worst conditions. I am sane; we are sane. Believe it or not, it's easier to deal with than the abuse was."