"Before it was like we were any normal, regular family. There wasn't anything odd about her or different. Then my sister was running away. She hated her family."
"Joaquine experimented with heroin for a couple of years. But now he's hooked. Though he wishes it were different, heroin has now become his whole life."
"My main drug use is heroin. I've done other things, alcohol and it's part, a bit of crack here and there. But heroin took over with everything."
"I don't really remember what happened exactly that night. But I remember my friend cooked up heroin for me, shot me up and the next thing I know I was in an ambulance."
"I've been so desperate that I would do anything for it. Anything."