Trina Garrett Research Paper

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Trina Garrett grew up in poverty in Chester Pennsylvania. Often, she was abused by her father, and would hide in closets and under beds while he beat her mother and other siblings. Trina, and her twin sisters, ran away from home in hopes to escape their abusive father. Because of her past, Trina was treated in a hospital for the mentally ill, but was released early, never allowing her to fully heal. Trina was friends with two young boys, but their mother did not allow them to see her. One night, however, Trina and her friend snuck into the house of the boys hoping to see them. Trina used matches to light her way throughout the house, and accidentally set the house on fire, killing the two boys. Trina was tried as an adult, with her previous
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