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The Value of Life

How valuable is your life?

Lignum Vitae (tree of life or wood of life) Image by Annelise Lords

17-year-old Jennifer Blake asks her Mother, “Was you excited when you found out that you were going to have me?”
“Well,” her mother paused, nodding her head left to right then said, “I kinda lost a bet.”
“You did what!” Jennifer screamed. “You lost a bet? That’s what I am to you, a bet you lost?”
“I am sorry, I was young and unprepared.”
Jennifer fumed, then release, “I am an only child, so I guess you…



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