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  •  READER COMMENTS

    Reader comments on Girlhood

    Subject: jamie to shanae
    Date: Oct 22, 2009
    Sender: jamiePrevious | Next

    I know that you have become a beautiful person, and I want you to know that everything that you have been throught and myself only made us better people. Regardless of what people think of you remember that you worked harder than any of us at Waxter's to make yourself better. i am sorry for what happened many years ago but to prove yourself keep doing what you are doing. Good luck in life, many blessings to your family and never let anyone make you feel worthless regardless of what you have done.One day you will get the forgiveness you long for and but at the same time how can you prove yourself if everytime you turn around someone is doubting you. Keep shining and keep speaking out so young ladies know what can happen if directed down the wrong path. I love your strength. Bless you and your family. And bless all that read this find it in your hearts to forgive. A carried burden is a heavy burden.

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    Response to this comment:
    This is Shanae

    This is Shanae. First of all let me just say that I have read some of the comments that people have been leaving on here. I am really appreciative for those of you that saw the story and understood that I was a troubled little girl that could not fully wrap my mind around the things that I had done at that time. As a result, sometimes in the documentary I do come across as being unremorseful or just not caring. That is not the case. I have to deal with the consequences of what I did on each and every day. Although nothing that I go through can measure up to the pain that I have caused Chineye and her family. For that I am deeply sorry. To the bottom of my heart with all that I have in me I am sorry for what i've done. I am now a mother and I know that if this was to happen to my children I would not know what to do with myself. I just don't know what I would feel. I do feel the need to say, ( just incase someone who knows her is reading this ) I did not make or expect any money off of the things that I have said in this film or on television. I do what I do solely for the purpose of helping other girls going through the things that I have been through and to prevent other young girls from hurting someone the way that I hurt Chineye. Also, I want to say that documentary was not only about what I did. It is also about what I have been through and the way that the Lord has blessed me to strive to succeed. I almost feel guilty about telling you how I have been doing but I believe that the Lord has cleansed me of my sins and he has forgiven me and made me a witness to tell of what he can do. I am now the mother of three, I am married, and I do attend college. I run a company and I own one as well. It saddens me to think about my life sometimes because I know had it not been for me and my actions, Chineye would have developed into a wonderful woman someday. Who knows she may have been the first female president or something. I keep her family in my prayers and pray that some day they will find it in their hearts to forgive me.






    Comment index:

  • THIS COULD MAKE AN IMPACT ON MY STUDENTS   from kathi, Dec 13, 2003
  • Amazing   from Scheherazade, Feb 2, 2004
  • Re: Amazing   from Amanda Renee, Feb 13, 2004
  • [no subject]   from Sydney, Feb 14, 2004
  • Girlhood   from Velma Smith, Feb 21, 2004
  • Girlhood   from T-T, May 31, 2004
  • Re: Girlhood   from D Sky, Jun 24, 2004
  • Re: Girlhood   from DG, Jun 25, 2004
  • Made me cry.   from Priscilla, Jun 25, 2004
  • [no subject]   from Alneisa, Jul 9, 2004
  • Saw Girlhood yesterday   from erb, Jul 16, 2004
  • Shanae and Megan's future   from David, Jul 17, 2004
  • Re: Shanae and Megan's future   from Nette, Nov 25, 2004
  • Re: Shanae and Megan's future   from kat, Dec 3, 2006
  • Re: Shanae and Megan's future   from harry o, Feb 19, 2010
  • Re: Shanae and Megan's future   from ORITA OXENDINE, Mar 24, 2010
  • girlhood   from twj, Jul 20, 2004
  • Girlhood   from M.P., Aug 6, 2004
  • on point   from mobtown, Aug 27, 2004
  • yoyo   from mobtown, Aug 27, 2004
  • [no subject]   from mobtown, Aug 27, 2004
  • Re: [no subject]   from yazmin, Jul 6, 2005
  • Re: [no subject]   from csmith, Feb 7, 2006
  • [no subject]   from elaine felder, Sep 24, 2004
  • girl hood   from christopher wade, Sep 24, 2004
  • Hi.   from Grecia, Sep 24, 2004
  • Shanae   from Rich, Sep 24, 2004
  • Re: Shanae   from Nette, Nov 25, 2004
  • Re: Shanae   from SLS, Feb 26, 2006
  • Re: Shanae   from , Aug 1, 2008
  • br good   from bb, Sep 24, 2004
  • [no subject]   from Joshelle Wright, Sep 24, 2004
  • Re: a year later   from Joshelle Wright, Jun 16, 2006
  • shane read this   from lloyd davis, Sep 24, 2004
  • just wanted to see how the girls are doing   from willie goldsmith, Sep 24, 2004
  • will there be a girlhood 2   from willie Goldsmith, Sep 29, 2004
  • Megan & Shanae   from Priscilla, Nov 24, 2004
  • Shane and Megan   from Ms. Almond, Nov 24, 2004
  • Hi   from Nancy, Nov 24, 2004
  • Girlhood   from DD, Nov 24, 2004
  • How are those girls doing today?   from Teresa Nunez, Nov 25, 2004
  • Re: How are those girls doing today?   from JACKIE, Dec 11, 2004
  • inspired so much   from jackie, Dec 11, 2004
  • A poem of confessions in my life   from Ka$ino reppin L.A. n ChiTown, Dec 21, 2004
  • megan -o -megan   from T-christine, Jan 7, 2005
  • moved   from jo beth gleason, Jan 7, 2005
  • megan   from jo beth gleason, Jan 7, 2005
  • a way out for Megan   from mario rivera, Jan 25, 2005
  • GirlHood Documentary   from Obnoxio, Mar 7, 2005
  • Megan   from Heather, Apr 28, 2005
  • Service learning   from Molly, May 24, 2005
  • a change   from lael, Jun 28, 2005
  • for these two amazing women...   from a.mari, Jul 28, 2005
  • Megan   from Alicia, Aug 7, 2005
  • Updates   from Kerri, Mar 15, 2006
  • This is Shanae   from Shanae, Feb 10, 2007
  • » jamie to shanae «   from jamie, Oct 22, 2009
  • [no subject]   from Miss Jaysha, May 11, 2006
  • Baby Megan...Is is still dark in there?   from Jacqui, May 11, 2006
  • help me please!!   from daj'ana upshaw, Mar 3, 2007
  • Shanae and Megan   from Susan Murphy, Apr 20, 2007
  • Girlhood   from michele, Oct 25, 2007
  • Re: Girlhood   from Ann Marie, Nov 17, 2008
  • Re: Girlhood   from megan, Mar 24, 2010
  • Re: Girlhood   from Melissa, May 18, 2010
  • I would love to know how they are doing   from Lindasy Kauffman, Dec 22, 2007
  • how they are now   from fanny, Feb 24, 2008
  • Megan still alive?   from Jasmine, May 18, 2008
  • Re: Megan still alive?   from , Dec 14, 2008
  • Is it true that Megan passed away?   from Asia, May 18, 2008
  • Re: Is it true that Megan passed away?   from Khalilah, Nov 29, 2008
  • To: Shanae   from Michael Rainey, Oct 28, 2008
  • Update   from Doesn't Matter, Nov 13, 2008
  • megans my older sister   from tina marie, Dec 14, 2008
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Dina, Jan 3, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Mimi, Jan 11, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Jayleen, Jan 30, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Johnny, Feb 20, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Cecilia, May 20, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Brier, Feb 23, 2009
  • Yo   from Redz , Feb 12, 2009
  • You Go!   from Officer in California, Apr 15, 2009
  • I recently rented this movie at Blockbuster   from Janice, Aug 17, 2009
  • girlhood update 2009   from Cecilia Bella, Nov 24, 2009
  • Re: girlhood update 2009   from Musa Willie, Oct 10, 2010
  • Re: girlhood update 2009   from Totta, Jan 9, 2011
  • [no subject]   from ORITA OXENDINE, Mar 24, 2010
  • Re: [no subject]   from Melissa, May 18, 2010
  • Megan   from Miranda Gonzales, Feb 4, 2012
  • [no subject]   from supertramp, Feb 10, 2012
  • THIS COULD MAKE AN IMPACT ON MY STUDENTS   from kathi, Dec 13, 2003
  • Amazing   from Scheherazade, Feb 2, 2004
  • Re: Amazing   from Amanda Renee, Feb 13, 2004
  • [no subject]   from Sydney, Feb 14, 2004
  • Girlhood   from Velma Smith, Feb 21, 2004
  • Girlhood   from T-T, May 31, 2004
  • Re: Girlhood   from D Sky, Jun 24, 2004
  • Re: Girlhood   from DG, Jun 25, 2004
  • Made me cry.   from Priscilla, Jun 25, 2004
  • [no subject]   from Alneisa, Jul 9, 2004
  • Saw Girlhood yesterday   from erb, Jul 16, 2004
  • Shanae and Megan's future   from David, Jul 17, 2004
  • Re: Shanae and Megan's future   from Nette, Nov 25, 2004
  • Re: Shanae and Megan's future   from kat, Dec 3, 2006
  • Re: Shanae and Megan's future   from harry o, Feb 19, 2010
  • Re: Shanae and Megan's future   from ORITA OXENDINE, Mar 24, 2010
  • girlhood   from twj, Jul 20, 2004
  • Girlhood   from M.P., Aug 6, 2004
  • on point   from mobtown, Aug 27, 2004
  • yoyo   from mobtown, Aug 27, 2004
  • [no subject]   from mobtown, Aug 27, 2004
  • Re: [no subject]   from yazmin, Jul 6, 2005
  • Re: [no subject]   from csmith, Feb 7, 2006
  • [no subject]   from elaine felder, Sep 24, 2004
  • girl hood   from christopher wade, Sep 24, 2004
  • Hi.   from Grecia, Sep 24, 2004
  • Shanae   from Rich, Sep 24, 2004
  • Re: Shanae   from Nette, Nov 25, 2004
  • Re: Shanae   from SLS, Feb 26, 2006
  • Re: Shanae   from , Aug 1, 2008
  • br good   from bb, Sep 24, 2004
  • [no subject]   from Joshelle Wright, Sep 24, 2004
  • Re: a year later   from Joshelle Wright, Jun 16, 2006
  • shane read this   from lloyd davis, Sep 24, 2004
  • just wanted to see how the girls are doing   from willie goldsmith, Sep 24, 2004
  • will there be a girlhood 2   from willie Goldsmith, Sep 29, 2004
  • Megan & Shanae   from Priscilla, Nov 24, 2004
  • Shane and Megan   from Ms. Almond, Nov 24, 2004
  • Hi   from Nancy, Nov 24, 2004
  • Girlhood   from DD, Nov 24, 2004
  • How are those girls doing today?   from Teresa Nunez, Nov 25, 2004
  • Re: How are those girls doing today?   from JACKIE, Dec 11, 2004
  • inspired so much   from jackie, Dec 11, 2004
  • A poem of confessions in my life   from Ka$ino reppin L.A. n ChiTown, Dec 21, 2004
  • megan -o -megan   from T-christine, Jan 7, 2005
  • moved   from jo beth gleason, Jan 7, 2005
  • megan   from jo beth gleason, Jan 7, 2005
  • a way out for Megan   from mario rivera, Jan 25, 2005
  • GirlHood Documentary   from Obnoxio, Mar 7, 2005
  • Megan   from Heather, Apr 28, 2005
  • Service learning   from Molly, May 24, 2005
  • a change   from lael, Jun 28, 2005
  • for these two amazing women...   from a.mari, Jul 28, 2005
  • Megan   from Alicia, Aug 7, 2005
  • Updates   from Kerri, Mar 15, 2006
  • This is Shanae   from Shanae, Feb 10, 2007
  • » jamie to shanae «   from jamie, Oct 22, 2009
  • [no subject]   from Miss Jaysha, May 11, 2006
  • Baby Megan...Is is still dark in there?   from Jacqui, May 11, 2006
  • help me please!!   from daj'ana upshaw, Mar 3, 2007
  • Shanae and Megan   from Susan Murphy, Apr 20, 2007
  • Girlhood   from michele, Oct 25, 2007
  • Re: Girlhood   from Ann Marie, Nov 17, 2008
  • Re: Girlhood   from megan, Mar 24, 2010
  • Re: Girlhood   from Melissa, May 18, 2010
  • I would love to know how they are doing   from Lindasy Kauffman, Dec 22, 2007
  • how they are now   from fanny, Feb 24, 2008
  • Megan still alive?   from Jasmine, May 18, 2008
  • Re: Megan still alive?   from , Dec 14, 2008
  • Is it true that Megan passed away?   from Asia, May 18, 2008
  • Re: Is it true that Megan passed away?   from Khalilah, Nov 29, 2008
  • To: Shanae   from Michael Rainey, Oct 28, 2008
  • Update   from Doesn't Matter, Nov 13, 2008
  • megans my older sister   from tina marie, Dec 14, 2008
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Dina, Jan 3, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Mimi, Jan 11, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Jayleen, Jan 30, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Johnny, Feb 20, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Cecilia, May 20, 2009
  • Re: megans my older sister   from Brier, Feb 23, 2009
  • Yo   from Redz , Feb 12, 2009
  • You Go!   from Officer in California, Apr 15, 2009
  • I recently rented this movie at Blockbuster   from Janice, Aug 17, 2009
  • girlhood update 2009   from Cecilia Bella, Nov 24, 2009
  • Re: girlhood update 2009   from Musa Willie, Oct 10, 2010
  • Re: girlhood update 2009   from Totta, Jan 9, 2011
  • [no subject]   from ORITA OXENDINE, Mar 24, 2010
  • Re: [no subject]   from Melissa, May 18, 2010
  • Megan   from Miranda Gonzales, Feb 4, 2012
  • [no subject]   from supertramp, Feb 10, 2012