Manage episode 270438994 series 2585929
One day Elizabeth Fritzl’s father asked her for some help with a project he was working on. For months he was building a cellar underneath the family home, and he needed Elizabeth’s help to lift a door on a frame. Elisabeth climbed down the stairs, and helped him put the door up. When she turned to leave, her father Josef grabbed her and forced a piece of cloth soaked in ether over her mouth and nose. Everything went dark, and she then stayed in the dark for a very long time.
I need to warn you all that this episode will be discussing captivity, child abuse, and sexual assault. Listener discretion is advised.
Welcome to episode 31…Locked Down For Years in Your Parents Prison.
Horrifying History would like to thank Envirogrip for sponsoring this episode. If sweaty hands are limiting your work out, go to www.envirogrip.com where you will find a liquid chalk that will take the limitations off your performance.
Horrifying History would also like to thank Mystified Podcast for sponsoring this episode. Find Mystified on any major podcast provider, and join them in their discussion group by searching Mystified Podcast Discussion Group on Facebook.