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Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby jrkp » Mon Apr 28, 2008 11:19 pm

Can you believe this? An Austrian man kept his daughter locked in a cellar for 24 years... But that´s not all, apparently she had 7 kids with him.. The worst part is that supposedly, 3 of them hadn´t seen the sunlight yet...

Oh my god!! when I thought that the world couldn´t be more crazy and then, I came across with this kind of news...

You can see more information about it clicking in this link:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jh ... ria227.xml

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Dixie » Tue Apr 29, 2008 6:46 am

Couldn't believe it when I heard it yesterday.

But there are some things I don't understand! What about the woman's mother? Didn't she ever notice anything? How could she not suspect anything?! How about the babies? Were they never ill? The man said that he and his wife had adopted three of them when they found them one day at their door. Is it that easy to adopt children in that country? Here, the lists are really really long.

I really hope he goes to prison. And unfortunately the I'm afraid the poor woman will have to be taken to a mental asylum or something. I don't think one is OK after such an experience!

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Postby Dixie » Tue Apr 29, 2008 12:25 pm

I just heard that all this has been discovered because one of the children became ill. His (grand)father took him to the hospital and, seeing he had a strange disease (he was product of an incest) the doctors wanted to see the mother. That's when she was taken to hospital and explained everything.

The kids were adopted by them without trouble because the mother was forced to write a letter saying she was in a cult and couldn't take care of them, and asked her parents to do so for her.

This is so incredible.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby r1lita » Tue Apr 29, 2008 1:20 pm

This man is insane, I mean doing that to your own girl. I wonder how the girl gave birth in this cellar without any scientist help.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Tora » Tue Apr 29, 2008 2:15 pm

This is horrable and disgusting. It's happening in a European country in the beginning of the 21st century and no one around is noticing. I'm taken aback. The guy is a monster, I wonder if his daughter-wife have ever tried to kill him somehow, I mean she had to bear it for such a long period of time... Oh my god, how sorrowful, truly, the whole story is stomach turning. I hope he'll be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Dixie » Tue Apr 29, 2008 4:54 pm

Tora wrote:This is horrable and disgusting. It's happening in a European country in the beginning of the 21st century and no one around is noticing. I'm taken aback. The guy is a monster, I wonder if his daughter-wife have ever tried to kill him somehow, I mean she had to bear it for such a long period of time... Oh my god, how sorrowful, truly, the whole story is stomach turning. I hope he'll be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law


Me too, Tora.

There are still so many things I don't understand.

For instance, can't a 42-year-old woman beat a 73-year-old man? He was an elder anyway.

The room was soundproof, but I still can't understand why the mother never suspected anything. Maybe she was involved in this as well?

The man raped his daughter for the first time when she was 11. Didn't the mother know that? Was she raped too and thought this was normal?

This whole issue is so dark.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Bambang » Tue Apr 29, 2008 5:13 pm

The "best" father ever! :twisted:
We're all friends, right?

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Vega » Tue Apr 29, 2008 6:28 pm

One thing I can't understand is to have babies from your own daughter...what a shame...The whole picture is so shameful.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Hardi » Tue Apr 29, 2008 6:33 pm

The world is sick! It's so sick, that news like this, shouldn't even be any issues, but just exactly because it's sick. Cases like that, will become to the issues. All ll the way up from issues into the bathroom tissues.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Vega » Tue Apr 29, 2008 6:45 pm

24 years :shock: ...I'd kill him on the first day if I were her.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Dixie » Tue Apr 29, 2008 7:26 pm

Xkalibur wrote:24 years :shock: ...I'd kill him on the first day if I were her.


Who knows what he had told her... Remember the very first time he raped her she was 11. Maybe that's all she has ever known... We don't know what's on her mind. Maybe she doesn't think bad about him. We'll never know.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby jrkp » Tue Apr 29, 2008 10:40 pm

Dixie wrote:
Tora wrote:This is horrable and disgusting. It's happening in a European country in the beginning of the 21st century and no one around is noticing. I'm taken aback. The guy is a monster, I wonder if his daughter-wife have ever tried to kill him somehow, I mean she had to bear it for such a long period of time... Oh my god, how sorrowful, truly, the whole story is stomach turning. I hope he'll be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law


Me too, Tora.

There are still so many things I don't understand.

For instance, can't a 42-year-old woman beat a 73-year-old man? He was an elder anyway.

The room was soundproof, but I still can't understand why the mother never suspected anything. Maybe she was involved in this as well?

The man raped his daughter for the first time when she was 11. Didn't the mother know that? Was she raped too and thought this was normal?

This whole issue is so dark.


Good point!! But remember that when the whole thing started, he was 49 and, a man having that age is still able to beat up a 18 years old lady.. I don´t know... I guess the years went by and she lost the faith to escape of that nightmare..

I agree with you regarding the mother's reaction, is so confusing :? ... My question would be: why didn´t she try to contact her daughter? I mean if she were involve in a cult or something like that, at least she would´ve tried to talk to her and try to convince her to come back home... That's any mother would do, isn´t it?... Didn´t she worried about her daugther´s life?. Was she so convince of his husband´s words that she´d never tried to look for her?...

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby MissLT » Wed Apr 30, 2008 5:18 am

Dixie wrote:Couldn't believe it when I heard it yesterday.

But there are some things I don't understand! What about the woman's mother? Didn't she ever notice anything? How could she not suspect anything?!

This is what I'm dying to know. They say mothers have own instincts when things happen to their offspring. I guess this doesn't seem to apply to this case. She let things slipped by because of a note that the daughter, an eleven years old kid, had left the house and joined some "cult" ??? Did she even try to inform the police? Did she think it was kidnapping? How could she not know that her husband had been sleeping with "another woman"?? Don't women always get the feelings that their husbands are physically cheating on them? I do not understand it... :?

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Postby MissLT » Wed Apr 30, 2008 5:21 am

r1lita wrote:This man is insane, I mean doing that to your own girl. I wonder how the girl gave birth in this cellar without any scientist help.

Well, people in the past could do it, so I guess we still can. Despite this fact, I still think this is quite illogical. I think there was a person who helped her going through labor. I don't think it was him. The question is, who was that person?

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby MissLT » Wed Apr 30, 2008 5:36 am

Dixie wrote:
Tora wrote:This is horrable and disgusting. It's happening in a European country in the beginning of the 21st century and no one around is noticing. I'm taken aback. The guy is a monster, I wonder if his daughter-wife have ever tried to kill him somehow, I mean she had to bear it for such a long period of time... Oh my god, how sorrowful, truly, the whole story is stomach turning. I hope he'll be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law


Me too, Tora.

There are still so many things I don't understand.

For instance, can't a 42-year-old woman beat a 73-year-old man? He was an elder anyway.

She was raped when she was 11. I think that's why it seems like she has no desire to escape this nightmare because most kids tend to take the fault as their own when horrible things happened to them, especially when they haven't done anything wrong. Well, not only kids do that, some adults do it as well. Like last time I was watching an interview between Oprah and the writer, Maya Angelou. Dr. Angelou said she was raped when she was six or seven. And she told other people about the raping. The rapist was put in jail afterwards. However, several days later the police told her family that the man was kicked to death. She stopped talking from that point on, for she thought she was responsible for his death. She thought her voice had killed him. That's why she was scared to speak. She was afraid if she spoke, her words would kill someone.

I think this woman might have some similar feelings. I assume that her father had told her too many reasons why she was put in the cellar. Day after day he brainwashed her with those lies to the point that she believed she deserved to be there. Anyway, I'd love to hear her voice. I'd like to know if she ever tried to escape the place. Also, I'd like to know the things she'd done during that twenty-plus years.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Dixie » Wed Apr 30, 2008 6:27 am

LennyeTran wrote:Well, people in the past could do it, so I guess we still can. Despite this fact, I still think this is quite illogical. I think there was a person who helped her going through labor. I don't think it was him. The question is, who was that person?


I still think it was the mother.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby MissLT » Fri May 02, 2008 4:13 am

Dixie wrote:
LennyeTran wrote:Well, people in the past could do it, so I guess we still can. Despite this fact, I still think this is quite illogical. I think there was a person who helped her going through labor. I don't think it was him. The question is, who was that person?


I still think it was the mother.

It's a very big chance that she was involved. Otherwise, she just seems pretty dumb. I wonder if they ever interview the poor daughter. And I'm very curious to know why only some of her children were given to the "grandparents"

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Dixie » Fri May 02, 2008 7:14 am

LennyeTran wrote:
It's a very big chance that she was involved. Otherwise, she just seems pretty dumb. I wonder if they ever interview the poor daughter. And I'm very curious to know why only some of her children were given to the "grandparents"


Yes. As far as I know, one of the babies died, she kept 3 locked with her and the other 3 were living with their "grandparents". Why? I would like to know that as well, Lennye.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby MissLT » Sat May 03, 2008 1:52 am

Last time, I was talking to my friends about this, and one of them said, "the sick "grandniece" was a lucky one; otherwise, he would have done her, too." I almost barfed after hearing this. How disgusting! :evil:

So, she has one kid died and one is having an unknown disease. I wonder if the rest are normal. It'd suck if they're retarded.

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Vega » Mon May 05, 2008 9:57 am

He was 73, right?...I used to think when you're old this don't work anymore..

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Re: Man kept his daughter locked for 24 years!!!

Postby Dixie » Mon May 05, 2008 11:16 am

Xkalibur wrote:He was 73, right?...I used to think when you're old this don't work anymore..


Well, it does. I know my grandparents, who are older than 73, still do it :oops:


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