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Top 10 Things In “Never Make the Same Mistake Twice”

10 things I have learned from the book, “Never Make the Same Mistake Twice,” by Nene Leakes. Never Make the Same Mistake Twice: Lessons on Love and Life Learned the Hard Way 1. I have learned that she found out Curtis was not her father. 2. I […]

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My Favorite Passage of Never Make the Same Mistake Twice by Nene Leakes

My favorite passage from, “Never Make the Same Mistake Twice,” is when Nene meets a guy named John and she realizes he is not the one. Nene meets this guy at a club and she gets his name and number. Later on she calls him and they […]

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Mary Lou William’s Report

“During the years I was with Andy Kirk we starved almost. I remember not eating for practically a month several times. But we were very, very happy because the music was so interesting, and you forgot to eat, anyway.” –Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams was born […]

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Mary Lou Williams Biography

Mary Lou Williams was born Mary Elfrieda Scruggs, on May 8, 1910, in Atlanta, Georgia, and grew up in the East Liberty neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. As a very young child she taught herself to play the piano and her first public performance was at the age […]

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