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LovieThe Story of a Southern Midwife and an Unlikely Friendship$
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Lisa Yarger

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781469630052

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: September 2017

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630052.001.0001

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Babies and Mamas

Babies and Mamas

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(p.62) 8 Babies and Mamas
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Lovie
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Lisa Yarger

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630052.003.0009

Lovie is approached in public by a number of former clients (“my mamas”) as well as by some of the grown-up children (“my babies”) whose births she attended. Lovie revels in this public recognition, enjoying the news that one of her “babies” has grown up to make something of herself and grieving when she learns that others have fallen on hard times.

Keywords:   public recognition, “my babies” “, “my mamas”

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