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Read the Story by D. Coapland and fill out the box below: Things I know about the story: | Things I think I know about the story but which I am not certain about: | Questions about the story which I would like to get answered: | The story is about a little poor girl named Linda. She was heiress to a big family fortune. Linda grew up happy, but it changes because her dad left and never came back. She never had a good relationship to her mom. She was sad and always drinking. And she never visited Linda. Linda became an unhappy woman. She felt like that her inherited could only bring her bad luck. Linda was smart and bright and she loved flowers and beautiful gardens. She often traveled alone to find new ideas, love and to read books. One day in Asia, Linda found what she was looking for. A religious sect of monks and nuns who had achieved an ecstasy-release- though She just never got to talk to them because there was a storm, and she was forced to turn home. When she turned twenty-one, she inherited the family fortune. In addition, she was splitted with her mom that day, because she did not have what she hoped for. After that, Linda was, left alone. She then decided to try the spiritual release of the seven years-seven month-seven day-method. And to do that she had to upgrade the security around her house. She then began to meditate for all that time. While her garden turned wild and she became older an older. Then one day this priest from the Himalayas came and told her that she had it all wrong. She meditated seven times longer than she had to. However, Linda still felt like she had won. | With a kiss from the priest, her skull caved in. I think it is another way to say that she died in the end after she felt like winning this for herself. | Did Linda…...

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