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I believe my mother was preparing me for this day

Kendra - Richfield Springs, New York
Entered on February 16, 2009

I believe my mother prepared me for this day. She died two months before my 19th birthday on November 25th, 2008. She was forty-seven years old. She still had half of her life to live. My mother was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2003 and…