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Excerpt: ‘Free Cyntoia: My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System’

“How could you not tell me you had cancer?” I demanded. I figured she’d feel guilty, but Mommy wasn’t having it. “It’s not your business,” she said firmly. “You were all the way in Memphis. There’s nothing you could have done. I wanted to get through it and tell you after I was cancer-free.” “But […]