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Ruby: Secrets of a Wounded Soul Yvonne G. Williams

Ruby: Secrets of a Wounded Soul

Yvonne G. Williams

Published October 2014
ISBN : 9781502724892
Paperback
276 pages
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Ruby begins in the summer of 1965 with the care-free spirit of Candace Renfroe, Ruby’s flamboyant and fanciful mother, as we travel with the pair on their week-end outings to the theater, the beach, and expensive shopping trips. Candace exposes herMoreRuby begins in the summer of 1965 with the care-free spirit of Candace Renfroe, Ruby’s flamboyant and fanciful mother, as we travel with the pair on their week-end outings to the theater, the beach, and expensive shopping trips. Candace exposes her talented daughter to a life outside the abusive home they are currently living in so she can see there is a world where life is good and her dream to be a dancer can come true.Unexpectedly the teenager finds herself alone. Her mantra, Ruby dances in her dreams, Momma cooks and cleans and cleans. Daddy mustnt ever know, that Ruby loves her dancing so, becomes the catalyst that, along with her naiveté, sends her to the streets of NYC grasping for meaning and purpose to the unexpected tragedy of her mothers death.Rubys journey takes us through numerous bumps and turns until finally it leaves us with the fulfillment of Candace’s hope for her daughter. Thirty years later and through the third generation of high spirited women, secrets that Ruby has kept buried for three decades about her life in New York begin to surface. The curse that history has repeated itself is finally broken and she is free to experience her true hearts desire.Ruby delves relentlessly into the vortex of shattered lives - and then - suddenly, beautifully, wondrously, it discovers hope. In the very darkness of a loathsome and frightening world there glimmers a profound and thorough declaration of individual redemption.