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My Name is Olga and I live in Ukraine

This article is taken from edited emails received from Olga in Ukraine to Jan Paul of Shelter Bay. Jan has known Olga for twenty years. For security reasons we are not using Olga’s or her family’s last name.

Olga became friends with Steve and Jan Paul of Shelter Bay after winning a scholarship to study in the U.S. for one year. She did not live with the Pauls but visited often and stayed in contact with them through the years. They connected.

Olga writes: “Before war there were two kinds of people – those who thought it possible and those who thought it absurd.” Olga was among the former and p...

 

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