[Certainly, I Am Writing As A 21st-century Woman, So I Am Much More Inclined To View Her As A Three-dimensional Woman. I Think We Keep Coming Up With This Stubborn Problem Of A Woman Being Judged By Her Appearance Rather Than Her Accomplishments. We Are Much More Inclined To Ask: Was Cleopatra Beautiful?]

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"Falling for someone can be a lot like playing roulette. You dont know what will happen when you place that bet, but you can take a deep breath anyway and put all the chips out there. And when the ball spins around and around, you pray it lands on your number. Probability says youll likely lose, and in this game of love with Leo, odds were I would lose, too, but I had to try."

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"I began praying for the health and safety of my boys before each one was born. Once a week for two years prior to Josephs death, I also gathered with other moms to pray for my sons and their schools, and I specifically asked God to protect the health and safety of Joseph, Curt, and Wyatt. My prayers were not answered the way I had hoped. Despite countless prayers for Joseph to be safe, God said no. His plan remains a mystery. I have had to accept that mystery and trust Him in the dark."

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