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Estranged family members could forgive the past

Dear Carol: Many years ago my grandmother, because of uncontrolled diabetes, had mental issues and tried to commit suicide.  Two of her children thought she just wanted attention. They had a huge argument with her and walked away, seemingly forever. My mother, Grandma’s only other child, has always tried to help, but has little money and lives across the country.  

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