Richard Guilliatt’s “The Unbelievers” (July 8-9) shocked me to the core. The story is shocking if the testimony of “Emily” is true – and to me, it’s equally as shocking if her parents are innocent. It is becoming increasingly difficult to live in the world and to know what is truth. Helen Farrell Whyalla Norrie, SA mental illness. But being raised in an environment like that can cause a lifetime of mental health issues. I was 24 when I first spoke about the sexual abuse I witnessed and 10 years followed before I began therapy. Many years later, at 48, I finally felt able to address these issues through targeted sexual abuse counselling. My life had been one of flashbacks, anxiety and depression from a very young age. formula”, July 8-9). The motto “No excuses” sums up what’s wrong with Australian rugby and what’s right over the ditch. Robyn Tarrant Freshwater, NSW but no commitment. I don’t think we women do “no strings attached” sex well. My advice? Be very wise about who you let into your life. The grass is not greener.