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Abbey Abbey said: " This is a great example of an NF book that I will probably need to read multiple times for absorption. I truly enjoyed it--with special emphasis on the Amway bits that call out Dick DeVos and Jay Van Andel and the Protestantism that has so dominantly ...more "

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Lucky from the outside was an illusion. Jim Bates had lost his mother when she still walked upright, when she still took word retrieval and continence for granted, when she cared for him and not the other way around.
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