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I am 48% into the book (Kindle) and enjoying it. As always, I am a shocked at the confines of a woman's life as little as 70-100 years ago and by the truth in "watch what you wish for". The book is told through the eyes of Anne Lindberg who loved Cha ...more
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This book shares a heart-wrenching at-home birth that stirred many philosophical thoughts. There are situations in which one can find oneself where you are basically 'screwed'. In order to not divulge any 'spoiler' information, I will use another exa ...more
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“You know it's never fifty-fifty in a marriage. It's always seventy-thirty, or sixty-forty. Someone falls in love first. Someone puts someone else up on a pedestal. Someone works very hard to keep things rolling smoothly; someone else sails along for the ride.”
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“When you're different, sometimes you don't see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn't.”
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“The bottom line is that we never fall for the people we're supposed to.”
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“There's always going to be bad stuff out there. But here's the amazing thing -- light trumps darkness, every time. You stick a candle into the dark, but you can't stick the dark into the light.”
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