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First I was a baby...


 

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The house where I was raised - HOME!


 

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Then I was a big sister to 3 brothers (2 were twins)...


 

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I grew up and made it to high school


 

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Then came marriage - not so happy


 

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BUT I got to be a mommy - HAPPY!


 

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After spending nearly half my life in abuse, I filed for an injunction...followed by a divorce.


 

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Many years passed, and I stopped to smell the orange blossoms along the way


 

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First came the book - - -

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Then FINALLY came "Happily married" and no more abuse