3 responses to “The nuns thought we were criminals”

  1. Hey Shirley

    Don’t be a stranger you are one of us, follow the link and request a join, it is girls only no nuns or others. Just Good Shepherd girls Australia wide, but a lot from St Aidan’s and Oakleigh. You may remember some.

    Love Sandi

  2. Hi Shirley
    It is good to hear from you. Look me up on Facebook and I will sent you my contact details privately.
    warm regards Maureen

  3. Hi maureen ,
    I do remember you from st. aidens in bendigo , it wasnt very pleasant for me.
    that place I will never forget , as well as the convent in Oakleigh [ sacred heart convent], it was not fair the way we were treated .
    I live in brisbane now ,
    so if you want to contact me . I am one of the forgotten children. take care from shirl


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