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I Am Helped By The Poor

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 7 People

    Part 2: One Of Many Who Inspire Me

    (For the background to this, please read part 1: the most generous gift i was ever given) When i visited Joyce (not her real name), we couldn't stay long, because the rebel army were quite close by. She chased down the chicken to give me as a gift. We talked briefly. I had...
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    51-55, M
    4 Responses Oct 25, 2009

    Part 1: The Most Generous Gift I Ever Received.

    This is a beautiful story, but it's beauty set in horror, like a gem in the mud. I was in Arapai Uganda in 2003.  The rebel army had never been that far south, but we heard about attacks. Soon the roads were filled with people fleeing. First came trucks and...
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    51-55, M
    2 Responses Oct 25, 2009
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