More than just a story. It is a life's journey from the days of the great depression in the early thirties through present time. You will never find another book such as this. As you read, you will experience the innocence, wonderment and excitement of childhood. The rebellions, passions and final conforming stages of the teen years. The frustrations, conflict and disappointments of maturity. She will take you through time of failures, conquests, and achievements. finally you will get to know about the ending years that transported her to places of realization and acceptance. It is not merely a history through this period, but an emotional trip through life itself. As you read it, you will experience how this book has the capacity to take you on an astonishing journey that transfers one from the very beginning of a life to the golden years.