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Cure regiments levy is just like a life broke. Even she doesn't have time to coach This will be a great starters. Can we get into a levy. let's get into. I lost it all the tabs you got in there. I'm a homework. And i'm i'm so ready for this so the first place i really want to start with you guys know i normally would do iraq round but trust me. We're gonna do some Some exercises that lucky doesn't even know she signed up for it because she gave me fifty three minutes. And i'm about state. Every bit of. I might have taken more demand. Now have that he my boundary. I'm taking all your time nine. Run over your responsibilities to all correct. Correct i will manage my own boundaries manager oris. Okay so the first thing i wanted to talk about is your grandmother is present throughout this entire book and lovey something about A black grandmothers love and how they are present with us even when they're not in a lost her in twenty eleven but just wanting to hear from you. How president was she with you. Writing this book like the wisdom that you both observed from her that and then the wisdom that was spoken as well as just like what she said with. You said you were writing. This visit was like let me tell you about a real g and this is does not mean grandmothers chiefs against the for real. I'm like i wanna. I wanna hear from that though because there are people among us who lost their grandparents And this is. I think such a refreshing way to lift her to uplift her legacy. And you see how much she means an is really embedded in the woman. Become my grandmother mama. Following you was a g. for real in that this woman would love you deeply. Inland bash. You deeply also you know. She didn't take no shit she but she was so kind like my grandmother was somebody who people would not on her door and they might say like. Hey just visiting my grandmother have eaten to make you come inside. She'll get you food you eat put some tupperware and give you money and send you out in the world. My grandmother used to go to the market randomly. And come back with somebody and be like they're gonna stay with us for two weeks able like just go and pick up somebody new because she would see somebody who looked young and be like by you hear selling these things you have parents are you okay. Do you go to school. And the person would tell her her whole life story and my grandma. It'd be like come stay with me and we just be like okay so i guess we got a new play cousin because for her. She didn't like to see people suffer. Her love of everybody was so real so even beyond her own kids to whereas some people forgot who are actual ranking. Were and who the ones you just picked up along the way work and she was just. She took up space without apologizing. She celebrated herself she. Would she loved the lord of course ride. That's like grandmother Black grandma bingo. The gotta love the lord deeply in have a main line and he's easily raid. She prayed is the three hours every day. I am to six. Am single day every

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