“In high school I was constantly bullied by my classmates. Allthough they never hit me, psychological harassment is often  worse. They would always find something to ridicule me. Either it was my clothing or the fact that I was gay. Luckily I have a  family who supported me all the way. And maybe because of those horrible years I found my real strength, personality and confidence.I am glad that I never became revengeful and that I still  believe  in solving problems by dialogue.”

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