Chanel Ayan of "RHODubai" cries when she says she was circumcised at age 5: "I'm Starting to Heal": As Chanel Ayan said in this week's episode, "They just tied us to the bed and cut us."
On this week's episode of Real Housewives of Dubai, Chanel Ayan talked about a hard part of her past. During hypnotherapy, Chanel told her family, with tears in her eyes,
Paul sorvino, an imposing actor whose roles ranged from the mob boss in "Goodfellas" to an early stint on the long-running cop drama "Law & Order,"
that she and her older sister had been circumcised when they were young and no one knew. Chanel told the therapist,
while holding the hand of her co-star Dr. Sara Al-Madani, that when she was 5 years old, her aunt and grandmother came to get her and her brother so they could take them to another town.
"The next morning, at 6 a.m., I had no idea where I was going. They took us to this man's house, tied us up on his bed, and cut our foreskins off. " The model, who was born in Kenya,
has talked in the past about her hard childhood, including how her father beat her. But this was the first time she went into more detail about the abuse she had been through.
Chanel told the therapist, "I don't have many memories because I feel like I block things out." The mother of Taj, who is 20 years old,
then talked about how she grew up in her own home with her parents and siblings. Her own mother cried a lot when she was a child.
Chanel, who was crying and holding Sara's hand, said, "The crying, the sadness, and the beatings." "That's all I can think of." A lot of trouble. "
As her therapist kept talking about her past trauma, Chanel went into more detail about how it hurt her physically and emotionally.
As Chanel told the women, "We were tied in the legs." "I couldn't pee. not be able to move. When we had to go to the bathroom, they picked us up and put us on the grass.
I had no idea what the hell was going on, and my mom didn't know that we were going through that. "