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All this time, William doesn’t move from my side, his hand surely and confidently glued to my waist like it belongs there, one piece of a puzzle that matches the other, making the picture complete.

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...she thought of him as a person who did not have a normal spine, but had

...she thought of him as a person who did not have a normal spine, but had instead, a firm reed of goodness.
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I acquired a hunger for fairy tales in the dark days of blackout and blitz

I acquired a hunger for fairy tales in the dark days of blackout and blitz in the Second World War.
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We can do nothing on our own except by the power of the Holy Spirit.

We can do nothing on our own except by the power of the Holy Spirit.
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Perhaps this is what the stories meant when they called somebody heartsick.

Perhaps this is what the stories meant when they called somebody heartsick. Your heart and your stomach and your whole insides felt hollow and empty and aching.
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I too was pinched off from a piece of clay, I too modeled by omnipotence an

I too was pinched off from a piece of clay, I too modeled by omnipotence and flankedby things too wonderful for me
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Don’t fear challenges. They often give us the opportunity to strengthen our

Don’t fear challenges. They often give us the opportunity to strengthen our courage, faith, and inner strength.
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Sometimes I though about killing myself. The idea of it circled my head, sh

Sometimes I though about killing myself. The idea of it circled my head, shining and lovely like a tinsel halo. How beautiful it would be if everything could just stop. If I could stop. If I didn't have to feel like this. Yes, I thought about it and thoug
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Appreciate all the wonderful things in life

Appreciate all the wonderful things in life
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And no child deserved to die for defending her father, no matter who she wa

And no child deserved to die for defending her father, no matter who she was
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Everyone ought to bear patiently the results of his own conduct.

Everyone ought to bear patiently the results of his own conduct.
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It is sad that the Republican leadership is not as interested as they say t

It is sad that the Republican leadership is not as interested as they say they are in protecting the institution of marriage as they are in waging a campaign to divide and distract the American people from the real issues that need to be addressed.
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The pain of severe depression is quite unimaginable to those who have not s

The pain of severe depression is quite unimaginable to those who have not suffered it, and it kills in many instances because its anguish can no longer be borne. The prevention of many suicides will continue to be hindered until there is a general awarene
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