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I am a journal writer. And so am fascinated by those of others. Our life experiences could not have been more disparate but I appreciated her spare honesty about herself and others. The lack of a fifth star is only because something. . . A kind of contradictory ness made me too uncomfortable. But not so much I won’t read her second volume from 1987 to 1995!