JM: Did you find it difficult to get along with other inmates? Please give examples to explain why you did or didn't. Krystal: Yes some of the other inmates acted like they were
in charge of everyone and tried to tell the new
inmates what to do. Sometimes they would threaten to
JM: What types of things did you have to do to avoid problems or fights with other inmates? Krystal: Not talk to anyone and keep to myself. Try to stay
away from all the other inmates and read a book just
to not be a part of anything they wanted to talk
about or any trouble they may have wanted to start
with me or anyone else that was there.
JM: Were you able to choose an inmate as your cellmate if you knew one? How often would your cellmate(s) change? Krystal: No the guards choose for you and my cellmate stayed
the same. The guards would put you in whatever cells
were empty at the time that you arrived in there.