As a confession made by Dan Carter, he lost his brother when he was eight.
To deal with the pain of loss he got into drugs and alcohol when 13.
Probably, at 17or 18 he was completely ruined by drugs.
It ransacked his psychological, emotional, physical, economical, spiritual health by the age of 31.
In all his journey of fight against drugs in rehabilitation centre, he has deep gratitude towards his sister Maureen.
He shared when he broke up she helped him to gain courage back.
He accepts to be suffering of dyslexia and he had difficulty in reading and writing.
He was also completely moved by a sexual abuse by an unknown at the age of 8.
But, eventually he fought and In 2014, he got elected as the Mayor of Ottawa.