And to be able to be childlike involves memory; we must never forget any part of ourselves. As an award-winning porcelain doll designer with her own company, who has a specialty in dolls based on book characters (including the characters from her own books for girls,) and as a writer who has written many books and articles, her real mission in life is to share stories.As of this writing I am sixty-one years old in chronology. Her tagline says it best: Believe it or not, I still have it in my trunk.While Emily bemoans her body, Leah presses on in her quest for model stardom and somehow talks Emily into joining her at a two-week modeling school in Chicago.Of course, Emily is horrified at being seen with a multitude of other "Leah's" and their overly thin bodies, their obsessions with clothing, makeup and food (or the lack thereof).
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