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Two Old Women

Two Old Women by Velma Wallis, based on an Athabaskan Indian legend, tells the shocking story of two elderly ladies abandoned by their migratory tribe and left to die. As family and friends desert them, the duo decides not to die, but to forge ahead. A surprise ending happily ties up the thin volume.

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