Last Words

When asked about what she thinks that she has given her province and its rural women, she paused before speaking very carefully.
To free women to be themselves; to pursue some of the things that they want to do, and not to be tied down to the traditional roles that other people thought they should be filling. If there is a legacy from me, that may be it. To help women use some of their own gifts and talents; whereas traditionally people here live by the community’s and particularly the family’s expectations, not by their own.