It Takes Strength to Tend House and Home Alone

The author looks back at strong women who took pride in tending their home on their own.



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Nanny, her son and a boarder in the 1930s.
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Nancy believes that what a woman needs in her life is something visible that she has done.
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Nanny and her pride and joy, her home.
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The author.
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