A story by a Trinity Oaks participant.

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I wanted to share with you a special story, it was unsolicited and unexpected.  Below is written by Andrea Nicole Spruill, from San Antonio, Texas.

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How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.  ~Anne Frank

My father, Bill Spruill, died tragically of a heart attack in May of 2009, when I was 14 years old. My family was left with nothing, no money, loads of debt, and most importantly, no father. After about 2 months, reality hit us, mostly for my mom, Deborah, who was in charge of attempting to drive us out of this financial disaster. Life went on for everyone; for everyone except myself, my mother, and my little brother, Zac.

I became the suffer in silence type. I hid my grief and pushed it down, all so that I would not have to deal with it. I didn’t…

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