The good-looking one, the one in need, the one that almost was
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V. Diane WoodBrown is a writer, political activist, and child-care volunteer at a battered-women’s shelter. She lives in San Rafael, California.
I knew I was in trouble. It was the way Mama looked at me from across the dining-room table, like I had wandered off and left her, even though I was sitting right there.