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The only other life I can imagine is a scholarly life, which I probably idealize. Andrea has two sons and lives in Unionville, Ontario, just east of Toronto. He have strength to make me"(p. 101). Chisholm won tuition scholarships to several distinguished colleges but was unable to afford the room and board. She attended Victoria College for her B. A. in 1950 from University College, University of Toronto. The Sweet Sixteen. (McGill-Queens University Press, 2012): Marjory Lang.

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Publisher: Harpercollins; 1st U.S. ed edition (September 1996)

ISBN: 0060174765

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