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They loved, they prayed. Like you, the women sought love away from home. They carried their pain in their wombs.

They were lost just like you. Seeking solace in your arms, they looked after your children, your sons who one day would become a man.

They cried in the night, toiled the earth in the daylight.

They created and nurtured gardens, growing food for you to eat. They screamed at…