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          Forgiving the Unforgivable, Part 2

          September 02, 2011

          Dr. Phil continues his work with sisters, Marita and Katrina, who struggle to find closure on their traumatic childhood. They were sexually abused by their stepfather for years and say their mother, Kathy, knew what was happening and failed to protect them. They say she even stood by him when he was on trial for the abuse. It’s been 16 years since he was sent to jail. Will Kathy finally give them the sincere apology they’re hoping for? Will they forgive her?


          Catch up on what you missed in Part 1!

          This episode contains strong sexual content. Viewer discretion advised.

          No Longer in Denial?
          After letting the women clear the air about what really happened when Marita and Katrina were kids, Dr. Phil steps in. Can he get Kathy to acknowledge her daughters’ pain and apologize for not protecting them?


          “What do you think I feel in my heart every day, when I look you girls in the face? I feel shame.” 


          Falling in Love with a Fraud?
          Lesley says she fell head over heels for a man she met online. Although they never met in person, she says they grew close during their 10-month correspondence and were planning a future together ” until Lesley learned her dream man was anything but. Was it all just a game? Left heartbroken and desperate for answers, Lesley travels halfway across the world to track down the man who broke her heart. 

          “I need to know why you would spend 10 months building a relationship that you knew was going nowhere.” 

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