When we first heard about the rescue of Jaycee Dugard, her story seemed almost unbelievable. A young girl was kidnapped, repeatedly raped, held captive for 18 years and finally freed. It was like something out of a movie. But Jaycee’s ordeal was very real.
After all she’s gone through, it would be easy for Jaycee Dugard to be bitter and full of rage. Nearly half her life was taken from her, but the 31-year-old remains positive, upbeat and optimistic.