Transcripts of Interviews with
Lacebark aged 5, 1st interview recorded
27 Feb 1992
(Names as used
in the book "A City Possessed"
A††††††††† I want to go.
Q††††††††† Yeah, just checking. Did any
other parts of his body touch you?
A††††††††† Look, she can suck it.
Q††††††††† Mm. And [female name],
[female name] touched your fanny once.
A††††††††† Yeah. Can you ... now can I
Q††††††††† Yeah, nearly. Nearly
finished. And have any, any big people ever done that to your fanny before or
A††††††††† No, only Peterís only.
A††††††††† Peterís only ... What have
you made there?
Q††††††††† When, when did Peter touch
A††††††††† Donít know. No, he didnít,
only touched me.
Q††††††††† He only touched you what?
A††††††††† Hereís a note.
Q††††††††† Could you get that? Thanks,
A††††††††† Whatís it for?
Q††††††††† Itís probably for me. Hey,
[K], he only touched you, what were you going to say? I asked you if he
touched, if, ah, you said Peter touched your fanny and I said where and you
said no, he didnít, he only touched you, what?
A††††††††† He touched me here [indicates
Q††††††††† What did he touch you there
A††††††††† I donít know.
Q††††††††† What, what?
A††††††††† His penis. I want to go.
Q††††††††† Yeah. I know, yeah.
A††††††††† Can I please go?
Q††††††††† Pretty soon. We just talk
about that one. What did that make you feel like there on your body, when his
A††††††††† It feeled the same.
A††††††††† Are I ...
Q††††††††† Just a minute. We might be
able to get the dolls to help us show that too. Come and sit down here.
A††††††††† I donít want to.
A††††††††† I want to go home.
Q††††††††† All right. If. Would you. Um,
when his penis touched you there, were your clothes on or off?
Q††††††††† They were on. What about his
A††††††††† They were on.
Q††††††††† They were on too?
A††††††††† Yeah, but not his trousers.
Q††††††††† How did his?
A††††††††† I want to go. How long have I
been here now?
Q††††††††† No, not, youíve been here
for. Itís not quite 12 oíclock.
Q††††††††† Not quite 12 oíclock.
A††††††††† Two oíclock?
Q††††††††† Not quite 12 oíclock. Okay.
A††††††††† What, whatís that mean?
Q††††††††† Well, look, um, could we, ah,
come back another day? Could you come back another day and tell me the other
things if we have a break now?
Q††††††††† Could you come back another
day and talk to me about that other stuff?
A††††††††† Yeah. I will.
Q††††††††† Would you? Yeah?
A††††††††† I would.
Q††††††††† Would you? Okay, all right,
well I think weíll stop now and weíll come back another day. How many sleeps
do you want to have before you come back? One sleep? And then come back. Come
Q††††††††† How would that be?
Q††††††††† Shall we ask Mummy about
A††††††††† Um, can I take my...
Q††††††††† Itís six minutes to 12. What
do you want? Missy Bear?
Q††††††††† And your dee. Okay.
A††††††††† I donít need to ..... do I.
Q††††††††† No. This is ..... special