By. Ratnawaty Sukotjo
Pennsylvania – Tanya Kach, 30 years, for the first time speaking in public about her gloomy biography. She described her experiences as a sex slave for a decade when she was stepped 14 years. “The only thing that could make my life is God,” Kach said in an interview with Pittsburgh’s WPXI TV October 13, 2011.
Tanya Kach piteous story rocked the world and even America in 2006. The little girl from Pittsburgh who was reported missing in 1996 was imprisoned in the room of Thomas Hose, one security guard at her school.
According to Tanya’s now released her biography, all began when her family was destroyed. Her parents divorced. Although still stay the same roof with her father, Tanya felt ignored, Tanya finally establish love with Hose, 25 years older, just a runaway.
It turned out that the trust given by the teenage girl who was naive when were manipulated by Hose, who then kidnapped her for 10 years. Ironically, Tanya became victims of sexual abuse who daily be used as sex slave by Hose.
Tanya claims her life as deprived. Every day life in Hose bedroom ate with only bread, butter, soda, and banana. Offender only allowing herself to go downstairs for a bath once a week. She was forced to use buckets as toilets. “I guess he figures protector but I rely on the wrong person,” says Tanya.
As time goes Hose who took her gave a little leeway. Until one day in 2006 – despite the fear and brainwashed – Tanya courage to admit to a shopkeeper. Thanks to that information, the police eventually released her.
Thomas Hose, which is currently 53 years old, was sentenced to 15 years jail after being found guilty of sexual assault, interfere with custody issues, and endangering children. He is eligible for parole in February 2012. “He’s a monster,” said Tanya.
Now, Tanya build her life back. In addition to writing her autobiography “The Story Tanya Nicole Kach. Memoir of a Milk Carton Kid”, she also was studying to become a real estate agent