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... daughters personality and way of life, today. Linda Sexton was the first in her family to receive the foreseeable news that her mother was indeed dead in October of 1774, and she grew up having to fulfill the motherhood role of the family on account of her mothers absentees, something not all young women wish to endure. Linda has overcome these numerous struggles and established a successful foundation for her new life, which consists of writing, and caring for her loving family (Jennes, Gail). This may inspire a modern day reader can reflect and alienate all negative feelings, and allow him or herself to come to accept hardships, when it comes to reading Sextons grim poems, as presented by her daughter. One can learn and gain knowledge from manipulating struggles into something inspirational and positive, for others to take action, and aspire and not just dream.
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