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"Sharon makes an empathetic noise. “Aw, hon, I’m so sorry. Honestly, in your position, I’d feel the same way,” she says sadly. She sighs. “I know it’s not the same for you as it is for me, Jessica. But I understand – maybe it’s part of being afraid to have more…I don’t know what I’d do if – if someone hurt my kids.”
Jessica nods slowly. “Yeah, I – there isn’t anything I wouldn’t do for mine. I’d fight – I’d use every ounce of strength I had if I had to,” she says, and her voice shakes a little."
in 1979, Jessica Hanlon has a harrowing confrontation at work, and experiences Derry's cruelty and kindness in an afternoon, when a generous female music teacher gives her a lift home during a storm, and they bond over music and having young children.
in 2018, Sharon Denbrough is looking through old papers in her Florida home, and reminisces about an old friend...