Deborah Qaunaq was born in 1941 in Manitok, an outpost camp near Igloolik. Her testimony includes information about her responsibility as a caretaker in the dormitory where she attended to residential school students in Igloolik. She noticed that the children were getting confused about their identity. Deborah hopes to get some recognition for her contribution to the well-being of these children. She also recounts in detail the time she survived being shot on a boat by accident . She was pregnant at the time.